racism

Washington Officially Retires “Redskins” Name After 87 Years NFL Washington Officially Retires “Redskins” Name After 87 Years , 10:59am, July 13

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington NFL franchise announced Monday it is dropping the “Redskins” name and Indian head logo, bowing…

Roger Goodell: “We Were Wrong,” Vows to Protest With NFL Players NFL Roger Goodell: “We Were Wrong,” Vows to Protest With NFL Players , 9:06pm, June 5

NEW YORK (AP) — NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell says the league was wrong for not listening to players fighting for…

Alumni’s Racist Letter Criticizes “Disgusting” Hair of PSU Player Penn State Alumni’s Racist Letter Criticizes “Disgusting” Hair of PSU Player , Editor 4:34pm, October 8

I love Pennsylvania State University. I was there when Jerry Sandusky's true, disgusting nature was revealed to the world, and…

“Best Referee in Texas” Banned 1 Year for Racist Language, Calls Himself a “Jokester” High School “Best Referee in Texas” Banned 1 Year for Racist Language, Calls Himself a “Jokester” , Editor 12:46pm, June 5

Mike Atkinson has been a high school football referee in Texas for more than 25 years. The long-time official received…

Utah Jazz’s Kyle Korver on White Privilege in America in Recent Op-Ed NBA Utah Jazz’s Kyle Korver on White Privilege in America in Recent Op-Ed , Auburn University for The League, 10:30am, April 11

Kyle Korver, a white NBA player with the Utah Jazz, addressed what white privilege in America looks like to him…

Red Sox remove a racism banner that was draped over the fabled Green Monster MLB Red Sox remove a racism banner that was draped over the fabled Green Monster , Editor 9:14pm, September 13

For a brief moment before Wednesday's baseball game at Fenway Park, a few fans -- maybe four, by the looks…