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  • Racist Fan with Nazi Tattoos Spotted at Cleveland Indians Game (Pic)

    Racist Fan with Nazi Tattoos Spotted at Cleveland Indians Game (Pic)

    There are a lot of people out there who think the Cleveland Indians’ Chief Wahoo logo is racist and should be discontinued. However, on Sunday, for once, Chief Wahoo was not the most controversial image at Progressive Field. An Indians fan named Martin Gecovich tweeted at the club during Sunday’s game against the Toronto Blue […]

  • Jeremy Lin Says Racial Slurs Were Far Worse in College Than in the NBA

    Jeremy Lin Says Racial Slurs Were Far Worse in College Than in the NBA

    Jeremy Lin recently appeared on Randy Foye’s podcast to talk about his life in basketball, ranging from this time at Harvard to Linsanity to where he is today as a developed, if unremarkable, starter. The biggest takeaway Lin offered during the interview was his recollection that the racial taunts by fans were far worse in […]

  • Draymond Green Says Fans Have Called Him the N-Word Before

    Draymond Green Says Fans Have Called Him the N-Word Before

    On Monday, Baltimore Orioles star Adam Jones sent shockwaves through the sports world when he told reporters that some Boston Red Sox fans had called him the n-word during that night’s game at Fenway Park. Since then a number of other black MLB players have spoken up about their experiences with racial abuse at Fenway, […]

  • Athletes Respond to Shooting Death of Terrance Crutcher

    Athletes Respond to Shooting Death of Terrance Crutcher

    Last Friday, a 40-year-old Tulsa man named Terrance Crutcher was shot and killed by police. He had stopped in the road because he was having car trouble. He was not wanted for a crime. He was not armed. And, as video taken from a police helicopter confirmed on Monday, his hands were in the air. […]