Doping in Sport: Are non-White Athletes Born to Cheat?


A couple years back I took a blood test, and after reading the results the doctor asked me if I had been taking statins without telling her. I hadn’t, and asked why she asked that question. She said my levels of low density lipoproteins (aka bad cholesterol) were astoundingly low, and registered at levels usually … Continue reading

Media: Black-on-Black or White-on-white, a crime is a crime… right?


For all the transformation the news industry has undergone in the last decade and a half, one hackneyed axiom on our priorities remains unchanged. If it bleeds, it still leads. So when mass shooting erupted in Toronto (two dead, 23 injured at a block party) and Colorado (12 dead, 70 injured in a packed theatre) … Continue reading

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