Amanpour and Company

COVID-19 and the Future of Sports

Clip: 08/13/2020 | 18m 29s Video has closed captioning.

Sports has been sideswiped by COVID-19. Now, the pandemic looks likely to cancel American college football, as multiple conferences pull their teams for the fall. Sportswriter Dave Zirin and retired NFL defensive end and activist Michael Bennett co-authored the book "Things That Make White People Uncomfortable." They join Hari Sreenivasan to discuss Black Lives Matter and the future of sports.

Aired: 08/13/20

Rating: NR

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PBS and WNET, in collaboration with CNN, launched Amanpour and Company in September 2018. The series features wide-ranging, in-depth conversations with global thought leaders and cultural influencers on issues impacting the world each day, from politics, business, technology and arts, to science and sports.

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