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  1. Former mayor Andrew Young says let general manager Danny Ferry re...

    Kevin Arnovitz

    Civil rights leader and former Atlanta mayor Andrew Young on Tuesday told an Atlanta television station that Danny Ferry should be allowed to rejoin the organization in his capacity as general manager.

    Story | Conversation | February 17, 2015
  2. The Seventh Coming

    Paul Wachter

    Seventh Woods's unusual name is derived, his parents say, from the Book of Genesis. "And God blessed the seventh day and made it holy, because on it he rested from all the work of creating that he had done." It&rsquo...

    Blog | February 10, 2015
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  5. Iowa Hawkeyes field hockey players file Title IX complaint, alleg...

    A group of four Iowa field hockey players has filed a rare Title IX complaint against their current school, alleging gender discrimination in the firing of their former coach, Tracey Griesbaum.

    Story | Conversation | February 05, 2015
  6. It’s Incredibly Common For The Justice Department To Do Wha...

    The Department of Justice is drafting a legal memo recommending that no civil rights charges be brought against Darren Wilson, the police officer who shot and killed Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri this past August, . After a grand jury decided n...

    Blog | January 22, 2015
  7. Seattle Seahawks apologize for tweet comparing MLK, football

    The Seattle Seahawks have apologized for a tweet that linked their improbable NFC championship game victory to Martin Luther King Jr.

    Story | Conversation | January 19, 2015
  8. NFLPA, MBLPA, NBPA leaders unite for Martin Luther King Jr. discu...

    William Weinbaum

    An "Outside the Lines" panel discussion brought together the current professional baseball, basketball and football union leaders to discuss Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy.

    Story | Conversation | January 15, 2015
  9. Oregon Ducks, head coach Dana Altman sued by student for alleged ...

    A woman who says she was sexually assaulted by three University of Oregon basketball players has sued the school and head basketball coach Dana Altman.

    Story | Conversation | January 08, 2015
  10. S. Arthur Spiegel, judge who imprisoned Pete Rose, dies in Ohio a...

    A longtime federal judge in Ohio known for his support of civil rights and for sending baseball star Pete Rose to prison has died. S. Arthur Spiegel (SPEE'-guhl) was 94.

    Story | Conversation | January 02, 2015
  11. The Kiss

    Bryan Curtis

    How'd you feel when you saw the kiss? You know the one I mean. If I weren't such a jaded soul, I'd call it the V-J Day photo of 2014. Michael Sam, the defensive end who'd just been drafted by the St. Louis Rams...

    Blog | December 12, 2014
  12. 'Rembert Explains' Podcast: Joel Anderson

    Rembert Browne

    BuzzFeed's Joel Anderson joins Rembert to digest the MLK film Selma and explore the parallels between the civil rights causes of the '60s and those of today. Listen to the podcast here. Subscribe to the Grantland Network on iTunes and c...

    Blog | December 12, 2014
  13. Charlie Sifford's legacy honored by a nation -- golf

    Farrell Evans

    Charlie Sifford's biggest contributions to civil rights in America didn't come in the streets. He's receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom for his ability to promote equality inside the ropes, ESPN.com's Farrell Evans writes.

    Story | Conversation | November 11, 2014
  14. Atlanta Hawks, civil rights leaders have 'productive' talk

    The Atlanta Hawks and city civil rights leaders said Friday's meeting between the team's CEO and the group was "extremely productive."

    Story | Conversation | September 26, 2014
  15. Why Gloria Allred Is Taking On The NFL

    Melissa Isaacson

    Some call her a lightning rod, others call her a publicity hound. But civil rights attorney Gloria Allred says, so what? Maybe that's exactly what this issue needs.

    Story | Conversation | September 17, 2014
  16. Rev. Markel Hutchins offended as Atlanta Hawks cancel talk

    The Atlanta Hawks cancelled a scheduled meeting between their CEO and city civil rights leaders Wednesday, prompting one of the group's leaders to say his community was greatly offended.

    Story | Conversation | September 10, 2014
  17. Civil rights leaders ask to meet with Atlanta Hawks

    Civil rights leaders on Monday asked for a meeting with Hawks officials after a team owner disclosed that he wrote a racially charged email theorizing that black fans kept white fans away.

    Story | Conversation | September 08, 2014
  18. Jim Brown among Ali Humanitarian Award winners

    Muhammad Ali is honoring another iconic athlete who became a forceful voice for civil rights -- Jim Brown.

    Story | Conversation | August 28, 2014