Tynes covers the intersection of race, politics, and sports. His essay-writing has been honored in the ‘Best American Sports Writing’ anthology.
The Spirit of Rebellion Grows During America’s Summer of Protest
The killings of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and so many other Black citizens has galvanized another generation of organizers to take to the streets
Instant Reactions to the Patriots Signing Cam Newton
Danny Heifetz is joined by Tyler Tynes and Nora Princiotti to discuss the news of the 2015 MVP heading to New England
Introducing ‘The Cam Chronicles’
The podcast miniseries on the life and career of Cam Newton premieres July 13
Reports From Brooklyn and Minneapolis, Plus: Trump Goes to Church
Tyler Tynes and Washington Post reporter Robert Klemko join the show to discuss their perspectives from the ground of Brooklyn and Minneapolis
“This Has to Happen for Change to Happen”: A Night of Protest, Pain, and Peace in Brooklyn
As mass demonstrations against police brutality continue across the country, thousands gather in New York to demonstrate against generations of police brutality and racial injustice in America
D’Andre Swift Has the Making of a Modern NFL Running Back
From his childhood in Philadelphia, to his college years at the University of Georgia, Swift has been preparing to play on Sundays
What Is Friendship For? ‘Insecure’ Is Still Trying to Find Out.
Can Issa and Molly be the best version of themselves and still be best friends? The Season 4 premiere of Issa Rae’s hit HBO show starts with that essential question.
Defining Moments of the NBA Season: Karl-Anthony Towns and Joel Embiid Duke It Out
Towns and Embiid started the melee in October, but Ben Simmons finished it
Easing the Social Distance Through Online Gaming
Rediscovering video games has been a way to reconnect with friends, former colleagues, and even strangers during self-isolation
Meet the Rapper Looking to Make Crunk Rap’s Next Big Thing Again
Memphis-born Duke Deuce is carrying the forgotten subgenre on his back. Can he start a small revolution?