2020

All sport is global: A hard lesson from the pandemic

There is a common saying that all politics is local. In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, we should invent a new one: all sport is global. In a few short months, worries…

När corona gör sport till e-sport

Barn rör sig för lite. Barn sitter stilla för mycket. Vi har alla hört det. Intresset för att barn ska röra sig mer har varit stort. Rörelse har beskrivits som lösningen på många…

The Olympics have always been a platform for protest. Banning hand gestures and kneeling ignores their history

It is the year of the Tokyo Olympics, and the International Olympic Committee was quickly out of the blocks with new guidelines regarding athlete protests. The IOC is worried the biggest stories of…

When cricket and climate collide

Another decade dawns and sport is as entwined with Australian culture as ever.  It is doubtful that Prime Minister Scott Morrison would have promoted any other form of culture when prescribing “a great…