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Amid a racial discrimination lawsuit against the NFL, civil rights leaders met with commissioner Roger Goodell to demand change to the league's pro-diversity policy that has failed.
Sex trafficking is a problem that disproportionately affects poor Black and brown women. If advocates or law enforcement tell you that this is a real issue, believe them. This year’s big game is in Los Angeles, which makes the risk even greater.
The NFL has had more than 500 head coaches over more than a century. Just 24 have been Black. Brian Flores' racial discrimination lawsuit has renewed scrutiny of the NFL's diversity issues. Here is every Black head coach in NFL history.
Flores is the latest victim of an NFL culture that sees black men, players, or coaches, as a product before it does a person. His suit is just the latest proof that Colin Kaepernick was right about the league from the jump.
Jackson State University's star quarterback Shedeur Sanders has signed a historic - and likely lucrative - "NIL" partnership with Gatorade, a first for an HBCU, or any other university, that allows him to profit from his name, image and likeness.
Willie Mays has repeatedly called for Barry Bonds' induction into the baseball Hall of Fame. Now, the home run king is effectively shut out from inclusion in what many consider to be baseball's greatest honor.
The attention and spotlight on HBCU sports are at one of their highest points in recent history. A huge reason for that is the influx of former professional athletes taking head coaching jobs at these institutions and providing their guidance and expertise to the next generation.
Jacob Panetta just got himself booted from his position as a defenseman for the Jacksonville Icemen of the East Coast Hockey League for making monkey gestures at South Carolina Stingrays defenseman Jordan Subban, who is Black.
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