If Sports Are Not Political

If sports are not political, then explain to me why Jesse Owens was banned from the sport of running after winning four Olympic gold medals.

If sports are not political, then explain to me why Jackie Robinson had to promise not to fight back against racism before the Dodgers were willing to sign him.

If sports are not political, then explain to me why Muhammad Ali had his boxing titles stripped when he refused the draft.

If sports are not political, then explain to me why half of the world boycotted the 1980 Olympics, and the…