Dave  Zirin

Cindy Seip

Dave Zirin, The Nation’s sports editor, has been praised as the “conscience of American sportswriting” by The Washington Post. He is the author of eight books on the politics of sports, including Brazil’s Dance with the Devil: The World Cup, The Olympics, and Bad Sports. Zirin is a frequent guest on ESPN, MSNBC, and Democracy Now! and he also hosts The Nation’s Edge of Sports podcast.