NFL

Odell Beckham Jr., Giants, NFL

Odell Beckham Jr. Dance-Off Made Marquise Goodwin’s Sister’s Year

by Christina Santi   Nov 14, 2018

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. did more than have an amazing game against the San Francisco 49ers on Monday night. The wide receiver... Read More

San Francisco 49ers, Cheerleader

San Franciso 49ers Cheerleader Kneels During National Anthem

by Christina Santi   Nov 05, 2018

UPDATE: 11/5/2018 The San Francisco 49ers cheerleader who knelt during the “Star Spangled Banner” at the Nov. 1 game against the Oakland Raiders has... Read More

In October, Kaepernick filed a collusion grievance against the NFL.

Colin Kaepernick Is More Than Qualified To Play in the NFL

by Christina Similien   Nov 01, 2018

There has never been a moment in history when the cost of freedom wasn’t high. There has never been a moment when those who... Read More

Jermaine Dupri

Jermaine Dupri Talks Boycotts After Accepting NFL Super Bowl Gig

by Jessica Bennett   Oct 29, 2018

While many artists have turned down working with the NFL for next year’s Super Bowl, Jermaine Dupri has agreed to partner with the league... Read More

Eric Ried, Colin Kaepernick, Malcolm Jenkins

NFL’s Eric Reid & Malcolm Jenkins Need To Unify Against Oppression

by Christina Similien   Oct 26, 2018

There’s a lot to be mad about when you’re Black in America. Carolina Panthers Eric Reid made that clear this past Sunday when he... Read More

Eric Reid, Carolina Panthers, Kaepernick

Panthers’ Eric Reid Calls Malcolm Jenkins ‘Sellout’ in NFL Protest

by Christina Santi   Oct 22, 2018

Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid confronted Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins during the coin toss on Sunday’s game in Philadelphia. The heated exchange almost came... Read More

Amy Schumer

Comedian Amy Schumer Supports Kaepernick, Turns Down Super Bowl Ads

by Christina Santi   Oct 22, 2018

Amy Schumer is the latest celebrity to support former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick openly. The comedian and actress announced on Friday that she turned... Read More

Earl Thomas, Seahawks, NFL

Stop Treating Earl Thomas & Black Athletes Like Commodities

by Christina Similien   Oct 21, 2018

The Black body is and has always been a source of profit. Four hundred years ago, it was used to pick cotton and make... Read More

The NFL’s First One-Handed Player Proves Perseverance is Everything

The NFL’s First One-Handed Player Proves Perseverance is Everything

by Jessica Bennett   Oct 21, 2018

Shaquem Griffin is the American Dream personified. The 23-year-old was born with amniotic band syndrome, as his mother’s amniotic sac entangled his wrist while developing... Read More

Eric Reid & Colin Kaepernick Won’t Stop Fighting for Black Rights

Eric Reid & Colin Kaepernick Won’t Stop Fighting for Black Rights

by Christina Similien   Oct 12, 2018

In the quest for freedom, poet Jorie Graham once said, “Nobody gets what they want. Never again are you the same. The longing is... Read More