Social Injustice

SOURCE SPORTS: University of Florida Discontinues ‘Gator Bait’ Cheer at School Sanctioned Sporting Events Due to Racial Ties

The University of Florida is finally doing away with something many in the south has found racist for far too long. The university will discontinue the popular “Gator Bait” cheer at school-sanctioned sporting events, school president Kent Fuchs announced on Thursday.  While Fuchs said he is confident the chant was never meant to be racist, […]

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 […]

Colin Kaepernick Wins Amnesty International Ambassador Of Conscience Award

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Colin Kaepernick knew that taking a stand would negatively impact his football career. He did it anyway not to just prove a point but to be true to his convictions. On Saturday, Amnesty International recognized his sacrifice by giving him the Ambassador of Conscience Award. Kaepernick accepted his award at a ceremony in Amsterdam, saying he […]