You don’t see many non-match, non-Mike Tyson articles about boxing that are interesting, but this one is up there. The Jesuit magazine Christian Civilization has come out against boxing.
Christian Civilization calls it:
- Attempted murder.
This isn’t an official catholic stance, but the magazine is produced by Jesuits who reflect Vatican thinking.
Is professional boxing really that bad? The fighters accept the risks for a chance to win money. The problem comes into play when greedy promotes are involved. How many great fighters have been swindled by the swine of promotion?