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President Obama's decision to "make his stand in the current fight for trade negotiating power" on Friday at Nike's Oregon HQ "came as a shock to labor activists, and a surprise even to some in his own administration," according to Baker & Hirschfield Davis of the N.Y. TIMES. While Nike was "onc...
In the December 24 issue of NEWSWEEK, Lakers G Kobe Bryant writes an Op-Ed on the September 11 terrorist attacks and how the events changed his perspective under the header, "My Turn: I Won''t Take ''
By Terry Lefton, Editor-at-Large, The Sports Business Daily In what is believed to be the first major effort by the sporting goods industry to aid victims of the September 11 terrorist attacks, Foot L
UT Gov. Mike Leavitt yesterday "expressed his faith in the security plan designed to protect the athletes, visitors and spectators" when the ''02 Games open on February 8, according to Selena Roberts
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Between 20-30% of "all preplanned trips both business and leisure have been canceled or postponed" following the September 11 terrorist attacks, according to preliminary results of a stu
Nike "began pulling most of its expatriate employees out of Indonesia Tuesday to protect them from possible violence following the U.S.-led attack on Afghanistan," according to Boaz Herzog of the Port
A new 30-second spot urging tolerance and respect for diversity aired nationally during last night "MNF" Rams-Lions game on ABC. The TV spot was part of a partnership between the NFL/NFLPA and U.S. Re
Rep. Mike Honda (D-San Jose) "is spearheading an effort by some members of Congress to have messages of tolerance broadcast at professional sporting events to help end the ethnic backlash that has fol
MLB "will not stop the Mets from wearing caps to honor" N.Y.''s police department, fire department and EMS, according to Pete Caldera of the Bergen RECORD. One baseball official said, "It''s not a con
The NFL and the NFLPA announced yesterday they will each contribute a minimum of $5M to organizations aiding victims of the September 11 terrorist attacks, according to a USA TODAY report. Contributio
Since the September 11 terrorist attacks on the U.S., "the way America reacts to every aspect of life has come under internal review, ... including sports," according to Thomas Boswell of the WASHINGT
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