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Several Black women wear black shirts, standing in behind the Indiana Fever logo

WNBA Rescinds Penalties Against Players Who Protested Police Shootings

“While we expect players to comply with league rules and uniform guidelines, we also understand their desire to use their platform to address important societal issues.”

Five New York Liberty players wearing black shirts reading "#BlackLivesMatter" and "#Dallas5" in white text

WNBA Fines Teams, Players for Protesting Violence By and Against Cops

WNBA leadership commended the players’ activism, but fined them for breaking league dress protocol.