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Celebrity Activism in Sports and Society


It is almost a truism in modern America that celebrities engage in various causes aimed at overcoming various challenges plaguing society. Much of this is accepted and even celebrated. As often as not, it is the result of a unique … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Book Review: “Celebrity Politics: Image and Identity in Contemporary Political Communications”


Celebrity Politics: Image and Identity in Contemporary Political Communications. By Mark Wheeler. Malden, MA: Polity Press, 2013. It is almost a truism in modern America that celebrities engage in various causes aimed at overcoming myriad challenges plaguing society. Much of … Continue reading

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