This Is What It Looks Like When Education Becomes Exploitation

I'm sick of the false debate that college athletes in high-revenue sports — many of them people of color — should be satisfied with just the scholarships they receive in exchange for creating billions of dollars in revenue for their institutions. Especially when these "student-athletes" are only one career-ending injury away losing their livelihood, at what point does education turn into exploitation?

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