Politics In Sports Is More Obvious Now

Living in a civilized society can be a drag sometimes because of too much politics in various aspects of our lives. Even families (especially big ones) have issues like this at times and what more in our surroundings. It is there in our workplace, school, and both private and public places we frequent. While some aren’t that pronounced, others can’t help but openly show and voice out their political opinions. However, there are areas or industries that try to be as neutral as possible. Ideally, the church should be one because of the separation of the powers of the church and the state aside from them supposedly being non-partisan.

Sports is another area that should be solely about sports only. This is the only avenue where they are supposed to highlight various sports events, sports personalities and athletes and their achievements, among others but it seems that the landscape has changed along with the times. Rather than talk about sports-related events and issues, sports outfits like ESPN are featuring more shows that are political in nature rather than sporty. Of course, there are people who like and dislike this change. …