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Professor Abrams Writes About How High School Coaches Can Fight Racism Among Players and Fans

Since 2011, Professor Doug Abrams has written nearly 300 essays on New York-based www.askcoachwolff.com, one of the nation’s leading youth sports websites. Several of these essays – including his most recent one – concern societal issues in sports. His most recent essay – “High School Coaches Teaching About Racism” – concludes “that words and actions can sting, that interscholastic athletes…

Professor Abrams Urges High School Athletes to Unite Against Racism

Since 2011, Professor Doug Abrams has written more than 200 columns on www.askcoachwolff.com, one of the nation’s leading youth sports websites. In Professor Abrams’ latest column, “Teams United: When School Players Counter Fans’ Slurs,” he notes reports of a nationwide increase in fan racism and bigotry from the bleachers at high school sporting events. He urges teams, supported by their…