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Tony Dungy Blasts 'Hypocritical' NFL for Promoting Gambling: 'I've Seen the Lives it Ruins'

Tony Dungy Blasts 'Hypocritical' NFL for Promoting Gambling: 'I've Seen the Lives it Ruins'

Television commentator and Hall of Fame coach Tony Dungy is criticizing the NFL’s partnerships with gaming companies, saying the league is hypocritical for “promoting gambling” while telling its players not to participate.

Mohler Warns: Evangelicals Becoming Lukewarm on Gambling

Mohler Warns: Evangelicals Becoming Lukewarm on Gambling

Theologian and seminary president Albert Mohler says evangelicals who believe gambling isn't a moral issue need to consider the real-world impact on families.

Sports Gambling Is a Bad Bet

Sports Gambling Is a Bad Bet

Today is what some call “the professional sports equinox,” the one night of the year where the NBA, NHL, MLB, and the NFL all have games. For sports fans, it’s like Christmas, Easter, Labor Day, and the Fourth of July all rolled into one. And, because of the new culture-wide push for sports gambling, Friday morning may bring quite the hangover.

Betting on March Madness: The Problem with Young Men

Betting on March Madness: The Problem with Young Men

The legalization and growth of online gambling has coincided with the legalization of recreational marijuana. This is no coincidence. After all, laws are mostly downstream from the larger culture, and these laws do far more to expand personal license. Rather, they reflect and reinforce an unmistakable message, especially to young men, to aim low, to think short-term thoughts about life and the world, to pursue immediate gratification, and to not aspire to too much.

Church Returns $25,000 Check to Casino: ‘We Can’t Keep This’

Church Returns $25,000 Check to Casino: ‘We Can’t Keep This’
An Alabama Baptist church that suffered building damage during a tornado is returning a $25,000 donation from a casino, citing a conflict of interest.

Why Gambling Is So Popular and So Addictive

Why Gambling Is So Popular and So Addictive
This week, the Supreme Court struck down a federal law that prohibits sports gambling. The landmark decision gives states the right to legalize betting on sports.

Christian Groups Speak out against Supreme Court Gambling Decision

Christian Groups Speak out against Supreme Court Gambling Decision
Some Christian conservative groups say they are planning to challenge a Supreme Court ruling that ended a federal ban on sports gambling outside of Nevada.

Why Legalized Marijuana and Gambling Only Benefits the Government

Why Legalized Marijuana and Gambling Only Benefits the Government
What do legalized gambling and legalized pot have in common? They fill government coffers and fuel social pathologies -- all in the name of personal freedom. I’ll explain, next on BreakPoint.

The Maryland Gambling Scam

The Maryland Gambling Scam
The state of Maryland -- or at least its governor and liberal legislators -- wants to expand gambling to bring in more money. Despite already high taxes on individuals and businesses, the state never has enough.
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