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Colin Kaepernick Quotes Frederick Douglass Out of Context, Gets History Lesson from Sen. Ted Cruz

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 5, 2019 at 2:00pm 7/5/2019 at 2:00pm
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Revisionism is a scourge. Cherry picking quotes to suit your own political agenda, when those quotes are in no way congruent with your agenda, is just as bad.

Colin Kaepernick did just that, plucked a Frederick Douglass quote out of context and tweeted it with a patriotic gif. And then Ted...

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Transgender Weightlifter Who Broke Women’s Records Stripped of Titles

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at 7:00am 5/14/2019 at 7:00am
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Last week, we brought you the story of Mary Gregory, a weightlifter born male, who others celebrated for breaking world records for women in the sport. Many people objected due to an unfair advantage.

Now Gregory has lost all of the titles.

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Unfair Advantage: Transgender Weightlifter Breaks Several Women’s World Records

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 3, 2019 at 1:00pm 5/3/2019 at 1:00pm
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Mary Gregory was born male, but now identifies as female. Now that Gregory has broken world records in women’s weightlifting, some people have pointed out the fact that biology provides an unfair advantage.

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Cleveland Indians Star Mike Clevinger Attends Prom for Pediatric Cancer Patients

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 10:00am 4/23/2019 at 10:00am
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I love it when athletes use their fame for good, especially when it comes to kids. From MLB.com:

When Indians pitcher Mike Clevinger heard he could help give these young cancer patients a night to remember, he didn’t think twice.

The 28-year-old hurler was back in Cleveland with an upper back strain as...

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“God Bless America” singer Kate Smith target of new social justice crusade

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 6:00pm 4/20/2019 at 6:00pm
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It appears that social justice crusaders have moved on from targeting Civil War generals and are now aiming to Depression-Era ballad singers.

The New York Yankees recently yanked Kate Smith’s 1939 recording of “God Bless America”, which has been regularly played during the seventh inning stretch for 18 years.

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Tennis legend Martina Navratilova capitulates, apologizes for speaking up for female athletes

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at 3:00pm 3/5/2019 at 3:00pm
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The social justice warriors got to Martina Navratilova. The tennis legend has apologized for speaking the truth: having transgender women competing in women sports that depend on size and strength “would be ‘cheating’ because the athletes would have an ‘unfair physical advantages.'”

The remarks led to gay rights group Athlete Ally dropping...

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Connecticut: Transgender High School Sprinters Claim Top Spots In Girls Indoor Track Championship

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 7:00pm 2/24/2019 at 7:00pm
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There is a debate raging in the sports world about the role of transgender women athletes, with sports superstars like Martina Navratilova vocally opposing the trend (and getting ousted from an LBGT group for dropping a truth bomb).

Meanwhile, in Connecticut, two transgenders won first and second place in the Girls Indoor...

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MLB Changes ‘Disabled List’ to ‘Injury List’ Due to Disability Advocates

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, February 8, 2019 at 10:00am 2/8/2019 at 10:00am
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Hi, my name is Mary and I’ve been disabled since birth. My entire lest side is handicapped and now I have rheumatoid arthritis. I’m also a diehard baseball fan.

I laughed when I saw that disability advocates wanted MLB to change the disabled list to injury list. OH COME ON. Even when...

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Gladys Knight Steals the Show at the Super Bowl

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 4, 2019 at 10:00am 2/4/2019 at 10:00am
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Gladys Knight, the Empress of Soul, belted out one of the best renditions of the National Anthem at the Super Bowl on Sunday night. She came under fire for accepting the gig from those who support Colin Kaepernick, but she smacked them down with grace:

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Malaysia Stripped of Paralympic Swim Event for Barring Israeli Athletes

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 3:30pm 1/27/2019 at 3:30pm
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The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has stripped Malaysia of hosting the 2019 World Para Swimming Championships after the Muslim-majority country barred Israeli athletes from participating. The decision was taken by the IPC Governing Board in London on Sunday.

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Journalist Who Exposed FIFA Corruption Murdered in Ghana

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 18, 2019 at 7:00pm 1/18/2019 at 7:00pm
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A man murdered Ahmed Hussein-Suale, a journalist who helped expose major FIFA corruption, as he drove home on a motorbike in Ghana. From USA Today:

Ahmed Hussein-Suale was killed late Wednesday, shot twice in t...

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Kavanaugh accuser Christine Blasey Ford reappears in public … for Sports Illustrated

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 11:00am 12/13/2018 at 11:00am
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For some reason, Sports Illustrated chose Christine Blasey Ford, the woman who this summer accused Supreme Court nominee (now Justice) Brett Kavanaugh of a sexual assault 40 years ago, to announce the magazine chose former gymnast Rachael Denhollander to receive its Inspiration of the Year award.

Denhollander became the first gymnast to...

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ESPN Loses Another 2M Subscribers in Fiscal 2018

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 25, 2018 at 12:00pm 11/25/2018 at 12:00pm
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ESPN has been having a tough time figuring out what it wants to be.  Having injected leftwing politics and political correctness into its lineup, many sports fans on both sides of the political aisle were disgusted.  ESPN’s ratings declined and suffered some self-inflicted bleeding over, among other things, the NFL...

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Drunk USC Students Overload Local Emergency Room During Football Games

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at 12:00pm 10/30/2018 at 12:00pm

Everyone likes to have a good time, but it’s important to know your limits.

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Drunk USC students are overloading the ER and causing mayhem at a Columbia hospital

So many drunk University of South Carolina students are being transported to the emergency room during home football games that stretchers line the...

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Another University Cuts Ties to Nike Over Colin Kaepernick Ad Campaign

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 11, 2018 at 10:00am 9/11/2018 at 10:00am

College of the Ozarks was the first to do this, now Truett McConnell University is following suit.

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Another College Cuts Ties to Nike

Following the College of the Ozarks’ Wednesday announcement that it would cut ties with Nike, some other universities are reconsidering their contracts with the athletics apparel company...

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Naomi Osaka Should be Earning Headlines, Not Serena Williams

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, September 10, 2018 at 7:00pm 9/10/2018 at 7:00pm
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Naomi Osaka made history by becoming the first Japanese born woman to win the US Open. But the headlines following the event are hardly focusing on Osaka. Instead, the discussion has largely focused on Serena Williams who suffered a “sexist” umpire.

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College of the Ozarks Drops Nike Over New Kaepernick Ad Campaign

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 7, 2018 at 10:00am 9/7/2018 at 10:00am

The statement by school President Jerry C. Davis is fantastic.

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Missouri college drops Nike over new Kaepernick ad campaign

A Missouri college announced it’s cutting ties with Nike following the company’s decision to make Colin Kaepernick the spokesman for the 30th anniversary...

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