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EASTER AND THE ANZAC ON THE WALL

EASTER AND THE ANZAC ON THE WALL 

Jim Brown wrote a wonderful poem called “The Anzac on the Wall” (http://iwvpa.net/brownj/the_anzac_s.php) and inspired me to write these verses relating Anzac Day to the Easter Story. 392 more words

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NFL SEEKS RULE CHANGE by Nicholas Garton

 

This week the NFL competition committee will meet to discuss possible rules changes for the upcoming season. Certainly the biggest and most controversial proposal that will be voted on is a new rule that would allow referees to penalize players for using the N-word. 1,004 more words

Bull & Fox Opening Segment Tuesday 4/15: Robinson-MLB, Face of the NFL?

Bull & Fox opened Tuesday’s show talking about Jackie Robinson being the face of Major League Baseball because of his contributions to the game, whether there is a face of the NFL from the past and/or present that represents what the league is about and whether there’s one player that can be the face of the sport. 83 more words

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Bill Russell: Only one question should be asked of gay athletes, 'Can he play'?

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — NBA Hall of Famer Bill Russell said Wednesday that gay athletes’ current fight for equality and acceptance reminds him of some of the same struggles black athletes faced in the 1960s. 423 more words

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A Force in Her Own Right

(Marty Dobrow is an Associate Professor of Communications at Springfield College.)

April 10, 2014, The Driskill, Austin, Texas

One day after she was born, Bernice King bade farewell to her father—in so far as one can say goodbye at that stage of the game. 989 more words

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New Poster For OLD SCHOOL GANGSTAS!

A sequel to 1996′s Original Gangstas!

Starring: Fred Williamson, Jim Brown, Pam Grier, Richard Roundtree, Bernie Casey, Gloria Hendry, Antonio Fargas, and Robert Forster.

The campaign is still going on to help make this movie happen.   19 more words

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Hall Of Famer: Gay Athletes Face Old Questions

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — NBA Hall of Famer Bill Russell says gay athletes’ fight for equality and acceptance reminds him of the struggles black players faced in the 1960s. 121 more words

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