Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Meaning of Hillsborough

The Meaning of Hillsborough Simon Black On April 15th 1989, Liverpool Football Club and Nottingham Forest met at Hillsborough Stadium, Sheffield, in the semi-final of English soccer’s oldest and most prestigious competition, the FA Cup. With only minutes played, police … Continue reading

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Rob Ford and the Civics of Sports

Rob Ford and the Civics of Sports Mark Norman On November 26, an Ontario Superior Court Justice ruled that the mayor of Toronto, Canada’s largest city at a population 2.6 million, had violated the city’s Municipal Conflict of Interest Act … Continue reading

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Labour, Alienation and the NHL Lockout – Interview with Tyler Shipley

Labour, Alienation and the NHL Lockout – Interview with Tyler Shipley After a longer-than-intended hiatus, Left Hook is back! We have a series of exciting and thought-provoking original pieces on the way, including a review of the central ideological role … Continue reading

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