The Power of Sport to Affect Positive Social Change

On March 11, 2016, in Human Trafficking, Shut Out Trafficking, by Nina Friel

By Richard E. Lapchick*  March 11, 2016  There is something about sport. I learned the power of sport to affect positive social change as a child. As a five-year-old boy I saw angry racists verbally attack my father because as the Coach of the Knicks he signed the first African-American to play in the NBA. […]

The Intersection Between Sports and Human Trafficking

On March 11, 2016, in Human Trafficking, Shut Out Trafficking, by Nina Friel

By Emily Pasnak-Lapchick March 11, 2016 From March 14-17th, the U.S. Fund for UNICEF’s Shut Out Trafficking program is coming to campus, to raise awareness of human trafficking and sports amongst student and staff alike. Emily Pasnak-Lapchick, U.S. Fund for UNICEF, writes of the intersections between sports and human trafficking. Large global sporting events have […]

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