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William C. Rhoden believes we should celebrate Jason Collins, but the comparison to a modern-day Jackie Robinson is all wrong.March 09, 2014
Athletes and entertainers discuss the importance of Jackie Robinson at the premiere of the movie '42.'April 12, 2013
25 years ago, veteran Dodgers executive Al Campanis shocked the nation by making racially charged remarks on ABC's Nightline - an event that put Major League Baseball's hirng practices under intense scrutiny.March 29, 2012
Since 2004, the Negro Leagues Grave Marker Project has been tracking down the final resting places of long forgotten players and honoring their memories by installing headstones. The Project, founded by Dr. Jeremy Krock, has raised almost $10,000.February 20, 2011
Ishmael Arnold, a young man who idolizes Jackie Robinson, shows his own courage in the face of the Nashville FloodAugust 18, 2010