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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris When it was revealed that San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was sitting out the National Anthem in protest of the rampant police brutality and other social injustices in the country...

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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris Former NBA star Charles Barkley has always spoken his mind, no matter how unpopular his opinion might be. On a visit to ESPN‘s “The Dan Le Batard Show”, Barkley delved into...

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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris On July 9, 2016 players from the Minnesota Lynx wore t-shirts in support of the police shooting deaths of Philando Castile, also from Minnesota, Alton Sterling, the Dallas, TX police officers...

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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony, who recently made a public call for all athletes to “do more” with their celebrity and status to address the seemingly increasing instances of police-related...

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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris NBA Hall of Famer and basketball icon Michael Jordan, 53, has long been criticized for being one of the most famous, influential and wealthy who has refused to take a definitive...

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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris I don’t think I have ever seen any athlete’s career tank as fast and as devastatingly as former Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle. Randle literally went from a starting running...

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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris LeBron James’ sole purpose on returning to Cleveland was to win the city a championship and uplift the community. He went to the Finals his first year, won it the second...

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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris At a time when American football players have become synonymous with domestic violence and drug charges, Apollos Hester, a running back for the East View High School Patriots, gave one of...

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