Tag search results
Tags let us describe our content with keywords, making it easier to find what you're most interested in. Use the search box to look for tags, or explore our coverage with the lists below.
Pope Francis is supporting demands for racial justice in the wake of the U.S. police killing of George Floyd and is blasting COVID-19 skeptics and media organizations that spread their conspiracies in a new book penned during the Vatican’s coronavirus lockdown.
Four years later, the NFL admitted it was wrong and said it now supports Colin Kaepernick in his fight against racial injustice, encouraging players to take a stand or a knee for the cause.
The Milwaukee Bucks came to the arena and prepared for a game, just as they did three days earlier.
HOUSTON — The Houston Astros and Oakland Athletics jointly walked off the field following a moment of silence, draping a Black Lives Matter T-shirt across home plate as they chose not to play on Friday night.
Major League Soccer is resuming its season after several midweek matches were postponed when players decided not to play to call attention to racial injustice.
NHL players spent their day-off pause focusing on racial injustice issues.
College athletes across the country are adding their voices to those calling for an end to racial injustice.
Major League Baseball is observing a Jackie Robinson Day like no other, with teams celebrating a man who broke the sport’s color barrier with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947 while the racial reckoning continued.
NASCAR drivers do not plan to skip Saturday night’s race at Daytona International Speedway to raise awareness of social and racial injustices.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – NBA players want change that makes their communities safer. They want people to vote – they hope in their home arenas.
Nine NFL teams canceled practice in response to the shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man, in Wisconsin.
Lamonte Winston had difficult conversations with players who wanted to follow Colin Kaepernick’s lead and were afraid to lose their jobs if they protested against racial injustice.
In a typically awkward way, Major League Baseball has been pulled into America’s discussion about racial injustice. Some teams are playing. Some aren’t. Two teams walked off the field after the national anthem.
For the second consecutive day, the WNBA postponed three games following the weekend shooting of Jacob Blake.
The NHL postponed two days of playoff games Thursday after withering criticism from Black players who said the league was slow to acknowledge the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Wisconsin.
Two-time Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka has decided to play in the Western & Southern Open semifinals, after all.
An unprecedented NBA walkout over racial injustice postponed a second day of the playoffs Thursday, although players pledged to finish the postseason even as they wrestled with their emotions about wanting to bring change in their communities.
Players and coaches from the New Orleans Pelicans, Utah Jazz, Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers knelt alongside one another before the first games of the NBA restart.
The Chicago Blackhawks are banning headdresses at home games as part of their pledge to honor the Native American community.
With the return of NBA basketball, players and coaches are determined to ensure they use this opportunity and their platform to make polarizing statements at a time when the demand for racial equality is as loud as it has been in generations.