Michael Sam becomes the first openly gay player to be drafted by an NFL team, the St. Louis Rams. Sam is the 249th overall pick in the 2014 NFL draft. A milestone for the NFL and major professional sports.
The definitive response to the Princeton Privilege Blues published last week.
Turning the tables on what we qualify as intelligence
Interesting Article in the New York Times about the differences in experience of two schools right down the street from each other.
The L.A. NCAAP chapter presented Sterling with the lifetime achievement award in 2009, and was planning to do so again this month. The lifetime achievement award is the NAACP’s highest honor. The first time Sterling was awarded a lifetime achievement award by the group was in the midst of a lawsuit for housing discrimination based upon race. To honor him with the award a second time, after he had paid millions to settle multiple discrimination suits, is at the center of the NAACP controversy; read on…there is plenty more on Sterling’s past discrimination lawsuits and his relationship with V. Stiviano (the woman who leaked the tapes).