Reactions Are Mixed About How Colin Kaepernick Handled His NFL Workout
Kap’s surprise move from an NFL-sanctioned location to an Atlanta-area high school put the league in an uncomfortable position.
Dwayne Johnson to Tell Story of Champion Wrestler Anthony Robles
Robles: “I’m hopeful that people who see ‘Unstoppable’ will walk away believing that you should never let your challenges define you.”
NCAA Says College Athletes Can Finally Get Paid
Student athletes, the majority of whom are people of color, can now secure endorsements without jeopardizing their education or career.
Protesters Remind Washington D.C. NFL Team That Indigenous People Are 'Not Your Mascot'
“There is no honor in racism.”
J.Lo and Shakira to Headline Super Bowl Halftime Show
As the NFL boycott continues, the league says the Super Bowl LIV halftime show will feature two Latinx women for the first time.
Jeremy Lin Leaves NBA, Heads to Chinese Basketball Association
“To challenge stereotypes, make history, rep Asians at the NBA level and pave the path as others have done for me has been an absolute privilege.”
New Statue Honors Tennis Great Althea Gibson
“In our sport of tennis, she was the one that really broke the color barrier. She is the Jackie Robinson of tennis.”
Colin Kaepernick Praises Those Who Continue to Protest Police Violence
The athlete shouts out football players Eric Reid, Kenny Stills and Albert Wilson II, who are still kneeling: “They have never moved past the people.”
Jay-Z Partners With NFL, World is Confused
With athlete-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick still out of work for protesting police violence, many don’t understand how the MC can support the league that blacklisted him.
Simone Biles Makes History, Again
The gymnast is the first woman to land a triple-double in a floor routine during competition.
Caster Semenya is Out Magazine's Latest Cover Star
The South African record-breaker says that she’s here to inspire the world.
Mariano Rivera Makes Baseball History With Unanimous Hall of Fame Vote
The Yankees’ pitcher was inducted alongside Mariners’ third baseman Edgar Martinez, marking the first time two Latinx athletes have been added to the Hall of Fame at the same time.
Richmond Boulevard Renamed to Honor Arthur Ashe
The tennis great is honored via a series of events in his hometown of Richmond, Virginia.
Twitter Users Defend World Champion Sprinter Caster Semenya
The Court of Arbitration for Sport ruled that the South African Olympian must reduce her naturally occurring testosterone levels to compete.
This Artist Spent Super Bowl Halftime Painting Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid
Brandan “Bmike” Odums wanted to support the athletes’ activism against police violence during the big game. So, he made a mural.
Martellus Bennett: 'Let Black Boys Dream Big'
Ahead of the Super Bowl, the artist and former NFL player reflects on the messages society gives Black boys about their worth.
Tarell Alvin McCraney Asks: What If Black Players Took Over the NBA?
The “Moonlight” co-writer discusses his upcoming Netflix film, “High Flying Bird.”
Louisville Renames Airport After Muhammad Ali
“It is a fitting testament to his legacy.”
Serena Williams Covers Allure, Talks Being Black in Tennis
“Venus and I started out being successful, continued to be successful, and we were also unapologetically ourselves. We were not afraid to wear braids. We weren’t afraid to be Black in tennis. And that was different.”
Alaska Native Teens Honored for Role in Historic Denali Climb
John Fresden and Esaias George assisted Walter Harper in the first recorded summit of North America’s tallest mountain.