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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TRUTH

  By Gary Norris Gray, BASN Staff Reporter IT IS TIME TO BOYCOTT THE NFL AND THEIR PRODUCTS…. THE GIANT MUST BE BROUGHT DOWN TO SIZE …PLAYERS SUFFERING FROM CTE, PLAYERS BREAKING THE LAW AND LEAGUE RULES. THIS YOUNG MAN WITH A CONSCIENCE STANDS UP OR TAKES A KNEE FOR JUSTICE. RESPONSIBILITIES When we were […]

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HATE IS A POWERFUL EMOTION

  By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter OAKLAND — Who does America hate more? The United States of America created the inequities with its Black population and compounded the problem with white supremacy, racism, and white male privilege. Every decade there is a new list of Black American men that this country despises. This decade […]

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BLACKLISTED, NOT BLACKBALLED, PT I

BLACKLISTED, NOT BLACKBALLED, PT I By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – in- Chief BASN   PHILADELPHIA (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM)  Before I carry on, let’s consider what we already know: These are the career records of every current starting and backup quarterback in the No Head/No Backstage Pass World of the NFL as of the end […]

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BASN’S NFL HOT READS 2014

NFL HOT READS By Anthony McClean, Editor – in – Chief Emeritus BASN         NEW HAVEN (BASN?BASN NEWSROOM): That silent murmur you hear in the background are the nation’s football legions awakening from their long hibernation. It’s that time of the year when the familiar terms like controlled scrimmages, two-a-days, first-team reps, […]

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