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Edge of Sports

345 EpisodesProduced by Dave Zirin / The NationWebsite

Where sports and politics collide, hosted by Nation magazine Sports Editor Dave Zirin


Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Video Out Now

Today, the video of Dave Zirin's interview with Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is available on,, and YouTube. You'll hear and see aspects of this experience that had to be cut out of the podcast.Short clip: interview: honor of this release, we're bringing back our conversation with Kareem in its entirety. You can hear something new with every listen.3:11 “These Terrorist Attacks Are Not About Religion”10:13" rel="nofollow"> “This is the difference between Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders” 10:59" rel="nofollow"> “The Coming Race War Won’t Be About Race“30:27" rel="nofollow"> “College Athletes of the World, Unite”33:53" rel="nofollow"> “Mycroft Holmes” by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's latest article:  Why Black People Are 'Invisible to Oscar Voters HBO Documentary 'Minority of One' to Kareem: | | to Dave: | | | email:—This episode is brought to you by Harry’s Razors. Save half the price on name brand blades with Harry’s factory-direct prices and a money-back guarantee. When you use the code EDGE at, you save $5 off your $15 starter set AND you’re supporting this program.—Music: Bobby Hutcherson (Goin’ Down South, Black Heroes) | Gil-Scott Heron (The Revolution Will Not Be Televised, Who’ll Pay Reparations On My Soul?, Late Last Night) | Ibrahim Maalouf (Alf Leila Wa Leila - Introduction)—Special thanks: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Deborah Morales, Audy & Janice. Thirsty Tiger TV: Valerie Chow, Angie, Alessandro, Wayne, Scott & Tim. Panoply: Brendan & Andy. The Nation: Frank Reynolds. Produced by Dan Bloom.

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