Very few medical societies have public policies about how to deal with their interactions with companies.
Voluntary medical societies have important roles in professional education and advocacy for doctors and patients, but there is need for transparency about relationships with pharma and health industry.
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Much of the money that pays for the competition is spent to build global brands.
Jonathan Cheever is an Olympic snowboarder – and a plumber.
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A lack of federal funding for their training, travel or living expenses leaves many elite American athletes juggling day jobs and scrambling to pay their bills.
Dick’s Sporting Goods presenting Team USA – including Olympic gymnast Simone Biles – a check for $236,000.
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Sexual abuse is a chronic condition that afflicts many other sports besides gymnastics.
Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones joined his team in taking a knee before a game on Sept. 25.
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Team owners’ defense of their players ‘taking a knee’ during the national anthem shows the vital role business leaders play in political discourse – one championed by Citizens United.
Official Olympics merch.
Olympic organizers are known for fiercely protecting their many related trademarks. It helps maintain their value – but to whose advantage?
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Advertising takeovers and creative forms of disobedience are some of the few means left to contest who is allowed to maintain a public voice at COP21.
Whose message will be heard?
The Paris Climate Conference must not be hijacked by big business and its allies in the world’s media.