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The 1960s Was A Time For African American Sports Protests

A change is gonna come. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngBGXJ0DAQ4&t=3s   It is Black History Month and it was in the 1960s that African-American athletes decided they could protest and speak...

Did The Smith-Carlos-Norman Protest In 1968 Change Things?

In 1968, Americans did not get immediate punditry. There wasn’t much talk radio, there was no cable TV national programming but there were newspapers however newspapers were not on a 24 hour a day, seven days a week news cycle.

LeBron Isn’t Shutting Up And Dribbling Nor Are Others

LeBron James is transitioning from the basketball court into a social activist. He has a new TV show that probably won’t make FOX News television show host Laura Ingraham very happy. 
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Smith, Carlos, Norman And A 1968 Sports Protest

In 1968, Muhammad Ali had his boxing license taken away because he refused to serve in the United States Military and participate in the...
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