Episode 10: Hockey is Not for Everyone and Coded Language


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This episode covers Ryan Getzlaf's homophobic slurs, how hockey proves it's not for everyone and the coded language that's still used to describe players of color. Getzlaf's "apology": https://twitter.com/scottcwheeler/status/866315311032807425 Brock McGillis on Getzlaf: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/hockey/nhl/ducks-ryan-getzlaf-reaction-1.4126067 The Verbal Culture of Hockey Must Change: http://www.fiveforhowling.com/2017/5/20/15670276/nhl-anaheim-ducks-ryan-getzlaf-fined-homophobic-slur-andrew-shaw-hockey-culture NHL's response to Ryan Getzlaf's anti-gay slur is disappointing: http://www.chicagotribune.com/sports/columnists/ct-ryan-getzlaf-gay-slur-spt-0523-20170522-column.html Evan Moore on PK Subban: https://www.theshadowleague.com/story/hockey-s-racial-generational-and-cultural-divide-won-t-slow-p-k-subban

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