In January, the NCAA sent a letter to Michigan State University in regards to possible rule violation in regards to the Larry Nassar scandal while working at the school. Last Thursday, (09.01.18) NCAA’s vice president for enforcement Jonathan Duncan sent a letter to the school clearing them of any wrongdoing. “This review has not substantiated violations of NCAA legislation, Duncan wrote. “Based on available information, it does not appear there is need for further inquiry.” he continued. Nassar, 55 has already pleaded guilty to assaulting girls and women while working as a campus sports doctor for Michigan State athletes and gymnasts. To read more about this story click here.
By: Jarrod Horton
Prior to Aretha Franklin’s funeral, organizers sated it would be a “service not a show.” However, the funeral was more of an event than memorial. First of all, the presence of Louis Farrakhan, Al Sharpton, and Jesse Jackson Sr. together at any place is a conversation starter. Then there was Michael Eric Dyson speaking about Barack Obama and Donald Trump. Not to mention the long list of celebrities, athletes and political figures. Continue reading