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JACKIE ROBINSON

 Jackie Robinson was born in 1919 which is long time ago. He was born in the USA.
He came from a poor family. His parents worked very hard on a farm. 576 more words
Injustice

Capital Treasures 4

After our enjoyable visit at the National Gallery it was time for our appointment at The African American History Museum.

Definately an amazing museum and wonderful addition to the Smithsonian, this museum is worth the visit. 215 more words

Contemplations

"Boys of Summer" series: the shadow knows. . .

He’s my shadow,

He’s his Mom’s shadow,

He follows Mom’s Daniel,

He’s his Coach’s shadow,

He knows things,

Sometimes his empathy

pours out, as in sorry for his… 257 more words

Reocochran

Jackie Robinson: A Diamond Approach for Leadership

Jackie Robinson was an American hero. The acclaim he received was rooted in a duality between his exploits on the baseball field and his efforts to impact social change. 3,886 more words

MLB’s interest in baseball players from Cuba

It has been no secret that Major League Baseball may have finally found the combination to the vault!  Inside the vault was the treasure trove of players who hail from the Caribbean’s… 532 more words

Culture And Travel

Boo Hoo! Hoops Star Must Accept Pay Cut!

Kevin Durant of the Golden State Warriors earned $26.5 million this year. After negotiations, he generously agreed to take a measly $25 million for the next season. 265 more words

5-1 shot Pee Wee Reese wins American Stakes at Santa Anita

ARCADIA, Calif. — Pee Wee Reese won the $100,000 American Stakes by 1 3/4 lengths on closing day at Santa Anita.

Ridden by Joe Talamo, Pee Wee Reese ran a mile on turf in 1:32.26 and paid $12.40, $4.20 and $3 at 5-1 odds in the Grade 3 race Tuesday. 119 more words

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