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A decade of athletes turned activists

A decade of athletes turned activists

Ella Alpert '22, Staff Writer

January 31, 2020

Professional athletes have always been loved and respected by fans for their ability to perform on the field. But in recent years, athletes have been receiving a different form of attention despite their performance in their sport. Over the past decade, many have explored another way to use their platfo...

Past protests prevent Kaepernick from progress

Past protests prevent Kaepernick from progress

September 18, 2018

By Zach Strober '19   When Nike announced that Kaepernick would be the face of their 30th anniversary “Just Do It” ad campaign, I was intrigued to see what it would entail and how people would react. The commercial that Nike aired to debut the campaign during the opening game of the ...

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