Abuse and good coaching: the fine line

Dennis Topakov looks at the blurring line between effective coaching and player abuse in college sports.

Hazing: The Incognito Effect

Dennis Topakov discusses the serious implications of hazing after the recent Miami Dolphin’s scandal.

Technology in baseball eliminates nuance of human element

Dennis Topakov condemns the outrage over Jim Joyce’s obstruction call and the implementation of technology in baseball.

Even celebrities have a right to privacy

Dennis Topakov discusses the rights to privacy that even the rich and famous deserve.

Controversial collegiate compensation

Dennis Topakov argues against the idea that college athletes should be paid, as well as advocating for the allowance of these athletes to profit from their autographs and memorabilia.

Reform through language

Dennis Topakov explains the source of Russia’s “Anti-Gay Law” and gives a possible solution.

Dunking into Failure

Denis Topakov discusses the NBA All-Star weekend, and the low turnout of fans.

Drone strikes ineffective, harmful

Dennis Topakov explains how current government efforts to increase the number of drone strikes, including against U.S. citizens, are unreasonable.

The Media’s Super Tainting of the Super Bowl

Dennis Topakov discusses how sports media corrupts players and the sports they play.