Half Measures Won’t Do In Deshaun Watson’s Sexual Misconduct Case

Released on August 18, 2022

The NFL’s decision to up Deshaun Watson’s fine and suspension from six games to 11, with a $5 million fine and a mandatory behavioral evaluation and treatment program is nowhere near enough.    That $5 million represents 2.1739% of Watson’s new $230 million contract with the Cleveland Browns, which was negotiated after more than two dozen Read more …

The Vote In Kansas Is Just The Beginning

Released on August 2, 2022

The Vote In Kansas Is Just The Beginning  What We Must Do To Protect Abortion Rights In The States—NOW  Kansas voters have defeated a ballot measure that overturns the state’s constitutional protection for abortion and allows state legislators to pass more laws banning abortion.  This was a tremendous victory for reproductive rights, and a model Read more …

The NFL Must Stop Enabling Predators Like Deshaun Watson

Released on August 1, 2022

It is unacceptable, insulting, and dangerous—but not surprising—that Cleveland Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson will face merely a 6-game suspension—with no fines—following an investigation into allegations of sexual misconduct made by more than two dozen women.  The NFL and the multi-billion-dollar sports industry have a vested interest in enabling sexual misconduct, assault, and violence.  They even Read more …