SPORTS VS. POLITICS

By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter OAKLAND — Have you ever been so sad that it physically hurts inside? This was the feeling of most Americans the weekend of August 10-13, 2017. Football players like Colin Kaepernick, Oakland’s Marshawn Lynch, and Seattle’s Michael Bennett understand the battles of the common man and are making it […]

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The behind-the-scenes story of a simple outdoor advertising sign that has helped locate 334 missing children (and counting)

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — USA Today recently published a full-page story in the USA Today Sports Weekly magazine about a Jacksonville-based non-profit Foundation – Minor league ballpark signs raise awareness on missing kids. Founded by former minor league pitcher Dennis Bair in 2010, the nonprofit features more than 1,000 missing children every night on its concourse stadium signs in minor league ballparks. “It is […]

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UNION DUES

Union Dues By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor -in-Chief basnnewsroom.com   PHILADELPHIA (www.basnnewsroom.com) With less than three weeks before the National Football League’s exhibition season, the issue that will not go away continues to fester.   Knowing there are not (in my humble opinion) 32 quarterbacks better than Colin Kaepernick playing in the NFL right […]

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