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How accountable should sports stars be for their actions?

Posted: Tue, 06 Dec 2011 14:47

At the Peace and Sport (www.peace-sport.org) Forum, I attended a session entitled 'Champions on and off the field'. My mind immediately turned to two sports, rugby and football, especially in the light of the past months and the debates which have ensued since the World Cup, and the seemingly perpetual headlines surrounding footballers from the Premier League, especially in the light of the recent super-injunction scandal in the UK.

A distinguished panel of elite athletes took the stage after an opening address.. Read More »

Tags: Sport, violence, peace, super injunction, justice