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This week we speak to Melissa Gira Grant, author of Playing the Whore: The Work of Sex Work about Robert Kraft’s arrest and the agendas that lurk behind charges of “human sex trafficking.”
We also have ‘Choice Words’ about mental health in the NBA and we got ‘Just Stand Up’ awards for the U.S. women’s soccer team union and Kareem Abdul Jabbar as well as a ‘Just Sit Down’ award to NBA referees. All that and more on this week’s Edge of Sports Podcast!
Melissa Gira Grant
Playing the Whore: The Work of Sex Work
Zirin, Does the NBA Have a Mental-Health Crisis on Its Hands?
Music: Eye Examination - Del the Funky Homosapien | Money Trees - Kendrick Lamar Feat. Jay Rock | Come on Feel the Noise - Slade | Funky Enough - D.O.C. | Mind Playin’ Tricks - Geto Boys | I’m Different - 2 Chainz | Rosa Parks - Outkast | Devil in a New Dress - Kanye West Feat. Rick Ross | The Wire Theme
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