League of Fans - NCAA Action!

John Roberts v. Title IX (9/14/05)
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Ralph Nader's Book Review of "Whatís My Name, Fool? Sports and Resistance in the United States" (8/5/05)
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Dave Zirin, author of "What's My Name, Fool? Sports and Resistance in the United States," on why he wrote the book: Storming the Castle: Why We Need To Know Our Radical Sports History (7/14/05)
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Bush Administration Weakens Title IX - League of Fans Calls for Action to Protect Anti-Discrimination Law (3/25/05)
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League of Fans: Celebrate National Girls & Women in Sports Day (2/7/05)
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League of Fansí 2nd Annual Proposal for 16-Team NCAA Div. I-A Football Tournament and Termination of BCS (12/22/04)
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League of Fans' "GOOD SPORTS / BAD SPORTS" email bulletin. Topics: GOOD SPORTS - Advocating for the Removal of American Indian Sports Symbols; BAD SPORTS - Student-Athlete Gambling in NCAA Affecting Outcome of Games (5/21/04)
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League of Fans releases "Proposal for 16-Team NCAA Div. I-A Football Tournament and Termination of BCS" (12/19/03)
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League of Fans' "GOOD SPORTS / BAD SPORTS" email bulletin. Topics: 1. Performance-enhancing drugs and supplements; 2. Performance-enhancer prevention; 3. BCS (Big Cash Scheme) (11/19/03)
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League of Fans' "GOOD SPORTS / BAD SPORTS" email bulletin. Topics: 1. Title IX; 2. Problems at the Eagles' new stadium; 3. End to the Eagles' "hoagie ban"; 4. Redskins and racism (8/6/03)
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League of Fans applauds decision to preserve Title IX athletic policies (7/14/03)
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League of Fans' "GOOD SPORTS / BAD SPORTS" email bulletin. Topics: 1. Stadium naming rights; 2. Gender-biased pay; 3. Title IX; 4. Performance-enhancing drugs (7/8/03)
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League of Fans supports national legislation targeting unethical sports agents (6/6/03)
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League of Fans joins with over 100 other organizations in urging Congress to reject efforts to roll-back 30 years of progress for women and girls in sports (5/21/03)
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League of Fans' letter to the NCAA and NFHS asking them to commit to the safety of student-athletes and require that the performance of non-wood baseball bats be aligned with the "wood standard" (5/8/03)
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League of Fans endorses the WNBA petition to preserve and enforce Title IX (3/18/03)
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Ralph Nader and League of Fans' letter to Secretary of Education Rod Paige opposing changes that would undermine Title IX (3/5/03)
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Ralph Nader's "In the Public Interest" column on protecting and enforcing Title IX (1/29/03)
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(Complete List of Actions)

Media Coverage

"What's My Name, Fool? Sports and Resistance in the United States," Common Dreams, August 6, 2005. (Book Review)

"Bush Administration Weakens Title IX," Independent Media Center, March 25, 2005. (action)

"Bush Administration Weakens Title IX - League of Fans Calls for Action to Protect Anti-Discrimination Law," DC Indymedia Center, March 25, 2005. (action)

Chris Graham, "The BCS tide is turning ... slowly," Augusta Free Press (Augusta County, VA), December 28, 2004. (BCS action)

"League of Fans Urges the NCAA and NFHS to Ban All Non-Wood Baseball Bats that Exceed the Performance of Wood Bats," Common Dreams, May 8, 2003. (action)

Ralph Nader, "Women May Lose Their Title IX Gains," The Oklahoma Observer, March 10, 2003, p 14. (action)

"Ralph Nader and League of Fans Ask Secretary Paige to Reject Commission Recommendations that would Undermine Title IX," Common Dreams, March 5, 2003. (action)

"Ralph Nader's Fan Organization Fights To Protect Title IX," SportsFan Magazine, March 5, 2003. (action)

Ralph Nader, "In The Public Interest: Title IX," Liberal Opinion Week, February 10, 2003, p 30. (action)

Ralph Nader, "Join the Fight for Title IX," Dissident Voice, January 30, 2003. (action)

Ralph Nader, "Join the Fight for Title IX," Common Dreams, January 30, 2003. (action)

Gary Ruskin, "Omnipresent Advertising is Bowling Us Over," Fort Worth Star-Telegram, January 28, 2001. (action)
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(Complete List of Media Coverage)

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