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MLB Hall of Famer Duke Snider Talks Jackie Robinson

Today, we have a quote from a Hall of Famer and former teammate of Robinson,…

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Check Out The Black Trailblazers Who Paved The Way For Us All

Read up on many of the men and women who paved the way for this…

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MLB All-Star Albert Pujols Talks Jackie Robinson

Today, we have a quote from one of baseball’s biggest stars, Los Angeles Angels of…

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Jackie Robinson Biopic ’42’ Scores Highest Grossing Baseball Movie Debut

Film about breaking MLB’s color line did much better than expected

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Historian Doris Kearns Goodwin Remembers Jackie Robinson

“You just hope that blacks today understand the shoulders on which they stand.”

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MLB All-Star Robinson Cano Talks Jackie Robinson

Today, we have a quote from one of baseball’s biggest stars, New York Yankees second…

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Red Sox Rookie Jackie Bradley Jr. Comments on ’42’

Bradley Jr., 23, has shown an awareness of how he perceives his performance during the…

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MLB All Star Derek Jeter Talks Importance of Jackie Robinson

Jeter dishes on the man who paved the way.

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Former MLB Player Darryl Strawberry Talks Jackie Robinson

Today, we have a quote from one of baseball’s most beleaguered and famed former stars,…

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Power Hitter: Legendary MLB Player Hank Aaron a Hit in Business Field

At Hank Aaron BMW in Union City, Georgia, you can smell it in the air

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Kevin Liles Hosts Celebrity Friends for ‘42’ Screening

The stars came out for this event.

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10 Things You May Not Have Known About Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson’s (wiki) 42 movie is hitting theaters this week and many want to learn…

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Former MLB Manager Cito Gaston Talks Jackie Robinson

The first black manager to win a World Series talks about the first black man…

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Honoring Our Trailblazers: Black Actors and Actresses who Paved the Way

If it weren’t for actors like Sidney Poitier and Ruby Dee fighting for roles they…

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With Regards to ’42’, Let’s Not Forget About Other Black Pioneers

There were other black ballplayers who have similar stories as Jackie Robinson

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Changing the Game and Making History: How Supplier Diversity Is Walmart’s MVP

Walmart last year teamed up with Black Enterprise to develop a series of 20/20 Vision…

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MLB All Star Mariano Rivera Talks Jackie Robinson

Today, we have a quote from one of baseball’s biggest stars, New York Yankees closer,…

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James Lewis, Publisher of The Birmingham Times Remembered

Trailblazer James Lewis, Publisher of The Birmingham Times Remembered

James Lewis, the son of the founder of Birmingham’s first black newspaper passed on Sunday…

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Trailblazers of Education: 7 Black Women Who Broke Barriers

Here’s a look a seven female pioneers who advance the plight of education around the…

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The Business Trailblazers and Titans of Black America

When black enterprise published its first issue four decades ago, the era was marked by…

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