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Huck Jones calling!

Huck Jones calling!

Hi, my name is Huck Jones and I’m calling to tell you what I think about sports and politics mixing. People watch sports to enjoy themselves. They shouldn’t have to think about politics when they’re trying to relax. I think it’s good for athletes to keep a healthy diet and to […]

Is Football Only A Game?

Is Football Only A Game?

    Today we were talking about whether football is only a game. We came up with a couple of sentences for an interview for sports and politics. Here is some of our arguments about whether football is just a game and whether football and politics mix? Here are some […]

Raise the fist

Raise the fist

    The voice story that we read was about how Tommie Smith and John Carlos made history in 1968 by standing up for their rights after they both won Olympic medals. They got their medals taken away by punching their arm into the air to symbolize black power, as […]

Is football only a game?

Is football only a game?

We believe that football isn’t only a game. Large footballing competitions and events give not only the host nation but all nations competing the opportunity to promote their views regarding politics and current issues. Not only this but certain countries and nations also gain vast amounts of popularity. In addition […]

Weekly Competition #36

Weekly Competition #36

One big thinking question for you to answer this week… WHAT IF FOOTBALL HAD NEVER BEEN INVENTED? We’re curious to see what responses you have to this question. How much the world be different? What things would, or would not have happened? Winning answers will show that they have thought […]

Russia’s Reputation within Sports

Russia’s Reputation within Sports

Hello everyone! We are ApplesAndPears10 and AgentKitty and today we are going to talk about Russia’s reputation within sports. As we are doing a collab, we thought it would be fitting to add our opinions into this.   AgentKitty’s Opinion   Currently, Russia hasn’t committed anything suspicious in the subject […]

Should politics and sports mix?

Should politics and sports mix?

I personally believe that politics and sports should mix because everyone has a right to express their views on political affairs which doesn’t mean people should make that their own opinion. Like when the manager of Manchester City pinned on a yellow ribbon to his clothes he was fined £ […]

A game of politics.

A game of politics.

Sports and politics are starting to get involved due the the World Cup event and my first view on this is that they should get involved but should at the same time, ‘keep their boundaries’. What I mean by this is that politics should make their move on players – […]

Politics vs Sport

Politics vs Sport

Politics should not mix with sports because politics are completely different to sports and others should not be affected by the government because they are completely different things. One example is the famous runner Jesse Owens who won a lot of running races in the 1936 Olympics which was held […]

POLITICS AND FOOTBALL MIX?

POLITICS AND FOOTBALL MIX?

. What is your opinion about should politics and football mix?My opinion is that the fifa has gone way to far.Loads of star plays and managers has been fined or fired because of politics aren’t aloud in football.Some plays have not been standing up in the anthem because of racism […]

Will your school be the final Thought Leader?!

Will your school be the final Thought Leader?!

As you may know, for each Issue, we choose one BNC school to win the title ‘Thought Leader’. As a reward, a the BNC team makes a film about your BNC! You can see the films from this year by clicking on the links: Russia and Rights Social Housing Catalonia […]