By Southern Poverty Law Center The so-called “Unite The Right” rally organized by white nationalist Jason Kessler in Charlottesville, Virginia, has succeeded in drawing out a diversity of far-right groups ranging from white nationalists to armed “Patriot” groups. What follows is a guide to some of the flags and symbols as spotted by Hatewatch analysts: […]Read more "Flags and Other Symbols Used By Far-Right Groups in Charlottesville"
By Gary Norris Gray, BASN Staff Reporter IT IS TIME TO BOYCOTT THE NFL AND THEIR PRODUCTS…. THE GIANT MUST BE BROUGHT DOWN TO SIZE …PLAYERS SUFFERING FROM CTE, PLAYERS BREAKING THE LAW AND LEAGUE RULES. THIS YOUNG MAN WITH A CONSCIENCE STANDS UP OR TAKES A KNEE FOR JUSTICE. RESPONSIBILITIES When we were […]Read more "TRUTH"
Union Dues By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor -in-Chief basnnewsroom.com PHILADELPHIA (www.basnnewsroom.com) With less than three weeks before the National Football League’s exhibition season, the issue that will not go away continues to fester. Knowing there are not (in my humble opinion) 32 quarterbacks better than Colin Kaepernick playing in the NFL right […]Read more "UNION DUES"
P to P XV: Rosie Is Riveting By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor BASN PHILADELPHIA (BASN/STR – ITR) Now, as the 2012’s thoroughbred season is behind us, on reflection it was so good, I am fighting the temptation to say, “I’ll Have Another.” But in all seriousness, as a fan and observer, […]Read more "Paddock to Post, Volume XV: Rosie Is Riveting In 2012"
The ‘JET’ Award By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor BASN PHILADELPHIA (BASN/STR ITR) When it comes to College Football, formations ruled over PlayStations as the sport took its baby steps back in the day. But in the world of offense defense and special teams, the momentum of a game can change in […]Read more "“JET Award” Should Honor Johnny Rodgers"
Sinister Syllogisms, Part I By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor BASN Syllogism: A logical scheme of a formal argument consisting of a major and a minor premise and a conclusion which must logically be true if the premises are true (i.e. “if this, then that”…) PHILADELPHIA (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM) — Maybe it’s my weird […]Read more "Sinister Syllogisms, Part I"
Real Profanities, Part III By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor BASN PHILADELPHIA (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM) – The quality of being profane is alive and well on and off the sports fields of play. While some would suggest profanities are nothing more than mere pejoratives to be hurled as projectiles against one’s person, […]Read more "Real Profanities, Part III"