Hazing News

The NFL Blog Needs to Rethink Such Commentary

Do I have an issue with the way this NFL blog story talks about hazing being a “principle”? You bet your cleats I do. Resisting hazing is standing up for a principle. Giving in and going along is unprincipled. There, I said it.

By Hank Nuwer

Hank Nuwer is the Indiana-based author of Hazing: Destroying Young Lives; Broken Pledges: The Deadly Rite of Hazing, High School Hazing, Wrongs of Passage and The Hazing Reader. He has written articles or columns on hazing for the Sunday Times of India, Toronto Globe & Mail, Harper's Magazine, Orlando Sentinel, The Chronicle of Higher Education and the New York Times Sunday Magazine. His new book is Hazing: Destroying Young Lives from Indiana University Press.

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.