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“In Soccer, We Have the Opportunity to Call Attention to Certain Things”: An Examination of Media Framing of Activism for Human Rights in German Sport

Yannick Kluch, Evan L. Frederick, and Nina Siegfried

Football Association (FIFA) World Cup Qatar 2022 against Iceland, the players for the German national team wore t-shirts with the letters “H-U-M-A-N” and “R-I-G-H-T-S” written on them to protest human rights abuses in Qatar, the host country of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022 ( Falk et al., 2021 ). The

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They Didn’t Do Anything Wrong but They Did Everything White: Examination of the 1968 Harvard Crew’s Support of the Olympic Project for Human Rights

Amanda Nicole Schweinbenz and C. Keith Harrison

with no shoes stood for black poverty in racist America. The totality of our effort was the regaining of black dignity. 2 Smith and Carlos’ protest on the victory podium was part of a larger collective effort called the Olympic Project for Human Rights (OPHR). An organization designed to advance the

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The First Global Physical Activity and Sedentary Behavior Guidelines for People Living With Disability

Catherine Carty, Hidde P. van der Ploeg, Stuart J.H. Biddle, Fiona Bull, Juana Willumsen, Lindsay Lee, Kaloyan Kamenov, and Karen Milton

2030 Agenda and expressed in the Global Action Plan on Physical Activity 2018–2030. 12 Incorporating equity and human rights is integral to the WHO guideline development process. 17 The emergence of these public health recommendations for people living with disability facilitates the development and

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Examining Physical Activity for Individuals With Disabilities Through a Social Justice Lens

Martin E. Block and Abby Fines

’s liberties. Rights can be divided into two categories: (a) legal rights, which include inherited rights and other lawful rights (such as the right to education) and (b) moral rights, which include people’s basic human rights and liberties to be treated equally, equitably, and with respect. There is a long

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Fédération Internationale de l’Automobile (FIA), Power, and Politics: A Socio-Historical Analysis

Hans Erik Næss

which GSGBs – like other non-governmental, non-profit organizations – justify their actions in relation to internationally agreed standards or rules, such as the 1948 Declaration of Human Rights. 28 In 2013, FIA was upgraded to full recognition in accordance with the sporting and governance standards

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Transgender Inclusion in Sport

George B. Cunningham, Risa Isard, and E. Nicole Melton

practicing sport, without discrimination of any kind and in the Olympic spirit, which requires mutual understanding with a spirit of friendship, solidarity and fair play. (emphasis added) Consider, too, the Australian Human Rights Commission, which holds that “participation in sport is a human right. We

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Promoting Physical Activity Among Children and Adolescents With Disabilities: The Translation of Policy to Practice Internationally

Cindy Sit, Salomé Aubert, Catherine Carty, Diego Augusto Santos Silva, José Francisco López-Gil, Piritta Asunta, Yves Palad, Roselle Guisihan, Jeongmin Lee, Kelly P. Arbour Nicitopoulos, Leigh M. Vanderloo, Heidi Stanish, Justin Haegele, Piotr K. Urbański, Jurate Pozeriene, Yeshayahu Hutzler, and Kwok Ng

Health Organization’s (WHO) Global Disability Action Plan 2014–2021 indicates that the burden of disability can be lessened by reducing physical inactivity. 1 The policy, normative, and human rights landscapes all call for concerted efforts in PA promotion among CAWD. The emergence in 2015 of the United

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Empowerment Discourses in Transnational Sporting Contexts: The Case of Sarah Attar, The First Female Saudi Olympian

Paulette Stevenson

the concept of “Muslim women’s rights” circulates across continents…we are confronted with the question of how to make sense of its travels and its translations across these forms and forums. ( Abu-Lughod, 2013 , p. 146) 21st century articulations of women’s human rights replace liberal feminism

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Contradiction or Cohesion? Tracing Questions of Protection and Fairness in Scientifically Driven Elite Sport Policies

Anna Posbergh

, 2022 ). In this constructed “either science or human rights” landscape, implementing organizational goals alongside assumed scientific conclusions presents as intractable, impossible, and improbable. This subsequently prompts questions around if and how sport organizations, such as the IOC, have

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Qatar 2022 World Cup: Designing a Context-Based Decision-Making Approach

Gashaw Abeza, Mads Quist Boesen, Norm O’Reilly, and Jessica R. Braunstein-Minkove

same time as that deal was signed, allegations were made against the 2022 World Cup host country, Qatar, for human rights violations and state-sponsored terrorism ( Caudwell & McGee, 2018 ). The incident has greatly troubled the President early in his tenure, as he seeks to keep his two key campaign