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The Stone: Boxing Lessons

Boxing is often misunderstood or overlooked as a sport. Many people cannot see past the ‘brutal nature’ of boxing and wouldn’t think to consider boxing as a sport or hobby when looking for ways to both stay fit and experience personal growth. However, these perspectives fail to acknowledge historical, cultural, and personal value of a boxing program. In The Stone: Boxing Lessons, NYT Opinion columnist Gordan Marino explains.