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In this edition of GRIFF’s Picks, GRIFF says this one will be easy, since we’re in the playoffs. He reveals his predictions for this very crucial time in football. GRIFF talks about how salty Texans will be when the Greenbay Packers win, and more! Check out this exclusive video to hear more in this clip […]

The tennis legend wants to be one of the best athletes in the world—not just the best female one.

In an open letter, Williams used her platform to send a resounding message on resiliency centering around her experience as a Black female athlete.

It’s always nice when celebrities make headlines for genuinely doing something positive and uplifting. Basketball superstar LeBron James is not only using his celebrity, but also his wealth, in a very inspiring way. The National Museum of African American History has a wonderful Muhammad Ali exhibit on display, however LeBron decided to make it even […]

The Milwaukee Bucks, Memphis Grizzlies and Dallas Mavericks said that they will no longer stay at any Donald Trump-branded hotels this season.

Colin Kaepernick has easily emerged as one of 2016’s most “woke” celebrities. From his newly awesome Afro to donating sales of his number one-selling jersey back into the community and  his national anthem protest that has racked up tons of support, he is definitely using his platform to not only make a change, but also […]

SF 49er’s quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s in the news for refusing to stand for the national anthem. Got an opinion?Here’s my take…

Colin Kaepernick continues to make headlines for his determination to stand for his principles and make a difference. After his widely covered decision not to stand during the national anthem, Kaepernick was looked at as a hero to many, which is why it was of little surprise that his jersey became the number one best-seller […]

The 2016 Rio Olympics may officially be over, but that doesn’t mean that some of your favorite athletes just disappear for another four years. While their names were on everyone’s lips in Rio, athletic superstars and Olympic gold medalists Serena Williams, Gabby Douglas and Simone Biles found time to star in a new ad for […]

While the world is watching her already impressive and practically guaranteed gold medal-winning performance in Rio at the 2016 Olympic Games, powerhouse women’s gymnast Simone Biles is tuning out the noise and is laser-focused on giving it her best. However, the rude comments of an Olympic commentator prove that there will always be someone who […]

From Tommie and John’s Black Power salute to Gabby Douglas becoming the first African American to win an individual gymnastics title, here are some of the most memorable moments for African Americans in the Olympics.

From Tommie and John’s Black Power salute to Gabby Douglas becoming the first African American to win an individual gymnastics title, here are some of the most memorable moments for African Americans in the Olympics.