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SOURCE SPORTS: Kyrie Irving, Avery Bradley Lead Player Coalition to Postpone NBA Season to Focus On Social Injustice Issues

In an unprecedented move in professional sports, Kyrie Irving and Lakers guard Avery Bradley are leading a coalition of players against the restarting the 2019-20 NBA season. Besides the coronavirus pandemic, the players are concerned that resuming basketball season, the attention will be taken away from the issues of social injustice that have plagued the […]

NFL Inspire Change Impact Grows to Over $44 Million for Social Justice

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The NFL Inspire Change initiative is giving $44 million in grants to organizations across the nation. That includes 750 grants to current NFL players and NFL Legends for nonprofits of their choice. The NFL announced two new Inspire Change grants and seven grant renewals recently approved by the NFL’s Player-Owner Social Justice Working Group. The […]

NFL and Players Coalition Commit to $3 Million COVID-19 Donation to Communities of Color

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The NFL’s Inspire Change platform and the Players Coalition have announced a $3,050,000 donation to markets that have been impacted by COVID-19. Those areas include Atlanta, Baltimore, Chicago, Detroit, Washington D.C., and the states of Florida and Louisiana. COIVD-19 is documented to have disproportionately high rates of devastating impact within communities of color, specifically African […]

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