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Tampa Bay Lightning’s J.T. Brown says he won’t raise his fist during anthem again

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) — Tampa Bay Lightning player J.T. Brown says he’s done raising his fist during the national anthem, and will instead be using his platform to build bridges and continue respectful conversations. Almost two weeks ago, Brown became the first NHL player to participate in the anthem protests that professional athletes all around the country have been taking part ...

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Lightning's J.T. Brown says he will donate 600 tickets to charity, police program

Thanks to an invitation from the Tampa Police Department, forward J.T. Brown recently participated in a traffic stop simulation, putting himself in the shoes of law enforcement after protesting racial inequality during a pregame national anthem. Now, the <a href="https://www.cbssports…. CBSSports.com NHL Headlines PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END OF TEXT TO READ THE COMPLETE ARTICLE

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NCAA says at least 24 schools playing to aid disaster relief

The NCAA says at least two dozen Division I basketball programs are taking advantage of a waiver that allows teams to play an extra exhibition game if the proceeds go to disaster relief. NCAA spokeswoman Stacey Osburn told The Associated Press via email that the governing body is aware of 24 programs that have elected to take part in one ...

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Roger Goodell Says NFL Wants Everyone To Stand For Anthem, But Won't Force Issue

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell continues to walk a fine line on players kneeling during the national anthem, saying on Wednesday that he and team owners believe “everyone should stand” for it, but that the league is not adopting an ironclad rule on the issue. “We want to make sure we are understanding what the players are talking about” through the ...

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Rape Culture Says A Lot About Masculinity

Gerald Walton, Lakehead University The phrase “rape culture” elicits strong responses. Prominent among them are confusion, scoffs, anger and even anonymous vitriol from internet “haters.” When I posted on Facebook that I was seeking pro-feminist men to participate in a research project on rape culture, my co-investigator, Jacob Beaudrow, and I found ourselves to be on the receiving end of ...

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Mark Sampson made ‘ill-judged’ racial remarks to Eni Aluko, says barrister

The lawyer who initially cleared former England women’s manager Mark Sampson of bullying and racism has changed her mind and decided he did make two racist remarks to players. Katharine Newton, a highly qualified barrister, was called in by the Football Association in December 2016 to follow up an internal invest… England Football News PLEASE CLICK ON PUBLISHER AT END ...

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Fmr. Clemson baseball player dies days after ATV accident, coroner says

(WSPA) – A former Clemson baseball player has died five days after he was involved in an ATV accident, according to the Anderson County Coroner’s Office. 19-year-old Blake Holliday died Tuesday after he was critically injured in the accident that happened at Major Road and Rube Ashely Road on Thursday, the Independent Mail reports. They say Holliday was airlifted to ...

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Fmr. Clemson baseball player dies days after ATV accident, coroner says

(WSPA) – A former Clemson baseball player has died five days after he was involved in an ATV accident, according to the Anderson County Coroner’s Office. 19-year-old Blake Holliday died Tuesday after he was critically injured in the accident that happened at Major Road and Rube Ashely Road on Thursday, the Independent Mail reports. They say Holliday was airlifted to ...

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Fmr. Clemson baseball player dies days after ATV accident, coroner says

(WSPA) – A former Clemson baseball player has died five days after he was involved in an ATV accident, according to the Anderson County Coroner’s Office. 19-year-old Blake Holliday died Tuesday after he was critically injured in the accident that happened at Major Road and Rube Ashely Road on Thursday, the Independent Mail reports. They say Holliday was airlifted to ...

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