With the growing sense of interconnectedness that is spreading internationally, global citizenship is a concept that can no longer be dismissed as unrealistic. It is time for people to start thinking globally and acting locally.
Jason Collins Is Not The First Openly Gay Athlete But He Deserves Credit For Paving The Road Forward
Although Jason Collins does deserve recognition for revealing his homosexuality, he is not actually the first male in a major professional sport to openly come out as gay.
One thing for certain is that kindness and common decency are traditions that should never be replaced or forgotten. In some ways, society has allowed itself to turn away from manners and it’s important for it to return to them.
The NFL Competition Committee is debating whether or not to ban the n-word form being said by players while on the field.