Game Changers

Black Athletes Have Long History of Speaking Out

February 1, 2018

Today’s black athletes are part of a tradition of the intertwining of race, sports and society in America. From boxer Jack Johnson to Serena Williams, each generation has had to reckon with their era's racial climate to help move the US forward. (Feb. 1)

LeBron James: Trump Trying to ‘Divide Us’

September 25, 2017

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James spoke about the political divide in the United States, his social media comments on President Donald Trump as well as congratulating NFL players, owners, fans and coaches. (Sept. 25)

Kaepernick’s Supporters Rally Outside NFL Office

October 11, 2017
Hundreds of supporters of former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick are rallying outside the New York City headquarters of the National Football League to support him. (Aug. 23)
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