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Florida News: George Preston Marshall

Some Overdue Changes In Washington and Landover, Maryland

Marshall ran afoul of JFK. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sFO2qGdcBAI Some sports wrongs were righted in Washington, DC...

The Kennedy White House Forced The NFL To Totally Integrate

One of JFK's major civil rights victories. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rN5Ez2F_X_k February is Black...

The Civil Rights Movement And Sports During Martin Luther King’s Activist...

A look back at the 1950s and 1960s.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tQfw8QodyRQ The Reverend Dr. Martin...

D.C. Stadium And The Civil Rights Movement

The bully pulpit worked. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XJEOdJkFVgM Washington’s D. C. Stadium will...

Sports During King’s Civil Rights’ Movement Days Were Different

Washington was the last NFL to hire a Negro player in 1962. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PgFekxzkv9I&t=2s   It has been more than 50 years since the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther...

Negro Players Struggles In The 1950s When Dr. King Joined The...

In Martin Luther King's day, sports of the 1950s.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Y0uLN6bPoY   It has been nearly 50 years since the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was gunned...
John F. Kennedy

JFK’s Sports Legacy: Boosting the NFL

JFK's big contribution to $ports https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kYp8essm7-o&t=57s Fifty four years today, President John F. Kennedy was killed by an assassin on a Dallas street. Historians are still...