Corruption and a growing concern for head injury have put college football in the spotlight. Are football programs’ millions in profits exploitation? Or are they still a celebration of amateur sport? Do football’s inherent danger and violence have any place in institutions of higher learning? Or does the sport provide young men with educational opportunities they wouldn’t otherwise have?Premiere Date: May 1, 2013 | Runtime: 00:56:40
Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates invites some of the worlds leading authorities to debate the days important issues. Two teams of dynamic thought leaders engage in a battle of wit and persuasion to capture your vote. Recorded live in New York City, IQ2US debates are based on the traditional Oxford-style format, with one side proposing and the other side opposing a sharply-framed motion.