The NCAA on trial

The NCAA generates billions of dollars in revenue.  The student-athletes who play basketball and football are largely responsible for all that cash.  However, since the NCAA regards all student-athletes as amateurs, these athletes do not share in any of the money....

Unions in the NBA and government

This article originally appeared in a local western newspaper just after the most recent NBA lockout ended in December of 2011.  I used the opportunity to discuss the issue of public sector unions.  According to 2013 U.S. Bureau of Labor & Statistics, union...