Why Should We Care?

954 WordsMay 18, 20164 Pages
people think by using social media to promote the issue whoever it be a picture or a phrase that will unite people and help the cause .But why isn 't anything being done about this issue? So far it hasn 't effected the viewers, but it has effected the lives of those players who sacrifice so much to entertain millions. Why should we care, its simple: we should look at this from a different point of view rather than from an athletes point of view, for example, in the work field isn 't it customary to promote the person who is the most qualified and promote them if productions and profits increase. With a typical promotion, there is an increase in salary if the worker is an asset towards the company. “The numbers speak for themselves, we are the best in the world, have three World Cup Championships, four Olympic Championships, and the USMNT get paid more just to show up than we get paid to win major championships.” (Hope Solo). Not only are they representing the United States, but they are also drawing thousands of spectators to major events. Those spectators draw not only people viewers but sponsors as well. They are forced to endorse products just accumulate the amount to money a male athlete would. They reply on sponsors for an additional part of their income. This unfairness has resulted in unfair pay and unfair work conditions. During the 2014 mens world cup in Brazil, they played on natural grass while the women world cup in 2015 which was hosted in Canada last
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