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The Story of Terri Upshaw, and a Family Who Would Not Accept

This one is getting some press in DC due to the imminent opening of a new Tadich Grill in Washington, DC. To be honest, I’ve never heard of the… 961 more words

The Post-Racial Life

Tadich Grill Owners Accused Of Racism By Daughter, Widow Of Raider Great Gene Upshaw

WASHINGTON, D.C. (KCBS) — The owners of San Francisco’s famous Tadich Grill are facing a national backlash over a report alleging they shunned their daughter because of her interracial relationship with the late Oakland Raiders great Gene Upshaw. 409 more words


Fall Classic

by Mack Williams
27 October 2015

I. The Fall Classic

This is a passport photo of my father, taken prior to a time when the words “Mets” and “World Series” had ever shared the same sentence. 674 more words

Lonnae O’Neal: Terri Upshaw says she had to choose between family and love - The Washington Post

Hey fellow SF /Bay Area folk…

Did you know the daily behind the Tadich Grill are apparently bigots? So much in fact that the parents disowned their daughter many years ago for dating and then marrying a black man named Gene Upshaw (who for the record had an accomplished career and was also the need of the NFL Players Association)?

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August 15 African American Historical Events

Today in Black History – August 15 *

1824 – Freed American slaves establish a settlement in West Africa
that will eventually become the country of Liberia. 751 more words

African American History

August 9 African American Historical Events

* Today in Black History – August 9 *

1848 – The Free Soil party is organized at a Buffalo, New York
convention attended by African American abolitionists. 1,217 more words

African American History