Huge News: Student Athletes Are Workers
Much to my surprise (and not just mine), the NLRB has ruled that student athletes are employees and eligible to unionize. Of course, this isn’t the end of the story, but it’s a major early victory. The full decision. Fair market value could be $340,000 a piece. Some more analysis. Can I recommend a double feature for tonight? Frontline on “Money and March Madness” and Schooled.