Jesse Conan

Trump’s Election: A Week of Reflection

Last Tuesday saw the election of Donald Trump as the 45th President of the United States. Like many of my fellow progressives, I found Trump’s victory deeply disappointing and intellectually troubling. Over the past...

State of the Union

In the final installment of our four part season preview, we take stock of the US National Team. The USMNT will look to build on their semifinal run in the Copa America as they...

The European Theatre

In PART 3 of our season preview, we look beyond the shores of the United Kingdom and talk La Liga, Champions League, Messi, and the impact of the Premier League’s absurd amount of television...

Premier League Preview

In PART TWO of our season preview, the conversation moves on from Pep and Jose to the rest of the Premier League. Might this just be Wenger’s year? Predictions, concerns, conspiracies, and an obsession with Gerard Deulofeu. We...

Pep and Jose Go to Manchester

The European season kicks off this Saturday with the first day of fixtures in the Premier League. We tried to write a brief preview by sending emails back and forth. A Slack Chat if...

Equal Pay For Equal Work?

The U.S. Soccer Federation (USSF) and the U.S. Women’s National Team (USWNT) have been battling over compensation for the last year. In some ways, the dispute is just another chapter in the timeless battle...