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LeBron James's Documentary Accuses the NCAA of Screwing Student-Athletes

College athletics is a billion dollar industry—powered by unpaid talent with a slim chance of going pro.
Taylor Hosking
10.12.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Louisiana Mayor Who Banned Nike: JK, LOL

It only took Kenner mayor Ben Zahn a week to rescind his memo after facing protests from locals and pressure from the ACLU.
Drew Schwartz
9.13.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Mayor Just Banned His City's Rec Centers from Buying Nike Products

In an apparent response to the new Colin Kaepernick ad.
Drew Schwartz
9.10.18
Views My Own

There's a Lie at the Heart of Nike's New Kaepernick Ad

The tagline should be: "Believe in something. Even when the billionaires who control your fate take your dream away."
Harry Cheadle
9.6.18
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NFL Cheerleaders Need a Union

The league's underappreciated performers are suing the league and speaking out about underpayment and harassment—but they may need to organize to get respect.
Christina Floozy, Esquire
8.20.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

We Watched the World Cup Final in Kylian Mbappé's Hometown

The World Cup's young star was raised in Bondy, a poor suburb north east of Paris.
Manon Walquan
7.16.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

Photos of Paris Partying After France's World Cup Win

Sunday's match was France's second win in 20 years.
VICE Staff
7.16.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

The Best Reactions to England's Victory Last Night

Dance in the streets and smack a fucking suitcase, because football's coming home.
VICE Staff
7.4.18
The 2018 FIFA World Cup

This World Cup Still Desperately Needs Some Heroes

So far, all we've seen is a death of narrative and a dearth of destiny.
Hydall Codeen
7.3.18
Oh FFS

How Bad Is Football for the Environment?

In which we discover the most environmentally-friendly way to watch the World Cup.
Tom Usher
7.2.18
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This Guy Tattooed an Entire Soccer Jersey on His Torso

Forty percent of Maurício dos Anjos' body is now covered in the black and red stripes of his team, Flamengo.
Rafael Luis Azevedo
4.26.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

This Congressman Had to Wear an Eagles Helmet to Work Because He Lost a Bet

He even sat through a House Financial Services​ Committee hearing with the thing on.
Lauren Messman
2.6.18