April 15 – 69th Anniversary of Jackie Robinson Breaking Baseball’s Color Barrier


April 15 marks the 69th anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking baseball’s racist gentlemen’s agreement to bar players with dark complexions from competing in the Major Leagues.

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One Response to April 15 – 69th Anniversary of Jackie Robinson Breaking Baseball’s Color Barrier

  1. mrdupray says:

    And yet institutionalized racism runs rampant in society today. To see where your biases lie go here:https://implicit.harvard.edu/implicit/takeatest.html

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