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Goodell: NFL was wrong for not listening to players' concerns

10 hours ago   |   National Post   |   3 articles

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Friday that the league was wrong for not listening to players and their concerns about social justice and racism.
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NFL On Kneeling Players' Protests: 'We Were Wrong' Commissioner Says

NFL On Kneeling Players' Protests: 'We Were Wrong' Commissioner Says

10 hours ago   |   NPR

"We were wrong for not listening to NFL players earlier and encourage all to speak out and peacefully protest," NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said on Friday.
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NFL commissioner encourages players to ‘peacefully protest,' admits ‘we were wrong'

NFL commissioner encourages players to ‘peacefully protest,' admits ‘we were wrong'

10 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   5 articles

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell issued a statement Friday condemning racism and admitting that the league was wrong in how it has handled players' protests of police...
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NFL encourages players to peacefully protest, admits it was wrong

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald   |   5 articles

Three and a half years later, the NFL has admitted it was wrong. On Friday night, the league released a video address from commissioner Roger Goodell saying the NFL encourages...
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Roger Goodell responds to NFL stars' Black Lives Matter plea: ‘We are listening'

Roger Goodell responds to NFL stars' Black Lives Matter plea: ‘We are listening'

11 hours ago   |   New York Post   |   3 articles

The NFL players demanded to be heard and the league listened and responded. The NFL's social media accounts posted video of Commissioner Roger Goodell on Friday after more than...
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Goodell says NFL was wrong not to encourage players to protest peacefully

11 hours ago   |   NBC News   |   5 articles

"We, the National Football League, admit we were wrong for not listening to NFL players earlier and encourage all players speak out."
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Goodell says NFL was wrong for not listening to players about racism

11 hours ago   |   Review Journal   |   3 articles

The NFL and its teams have voiced their support for equality and called for change, and NFL commissioner Roger Goodell released a statement Friday admitting the NFL was wrong...
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NFL Admits 'We Were Wrong' To Not Listen To Black Players' Protests

11 hours ago   |   Forbes   |   3 articles

In a video message responding to the protests over the death of George Floyd, Commissioner Roger Goodell says, ‘We, the NFL, believe Black Lives Matter.'
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NFL condemns racism, apologizes for not listening to players' earlier protests about racial injustice

11 hours ago   |   ABC

"We, the National Football League, believe black lives matter," NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said Friday in a statement.
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Roger Goodell releases statement condemning racism, admits NFL was wrong not listening to players

11 hours ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore   |   3 articles

Over the past couple of weeks, several athletes and many others have made their voices heard on the racial injustices in America following the death
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Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand donating $100 million in racial, social...

Michael Jordan and Jordan Brand donating $100 million in racial, social justice effort

"Black lives matter," Jordan and his brand said in a statement. Read more ...

Joe Biden formally clinches Democratic presidential nomination

Joe Biden formally clinches Democratic presidential nomination

Joe Biden pulled together the 1,991 delegates needed to become the nominee after seven states and the District of Columbia held presidential primaries Tuesday. Read more ...

Joe Biden Just Clinched the Nomination

Joe Biden Just Clinched the Nomination

After primaries and caucuses in 42 states and the District of Columbia, Joe Biden won the last few delegates needed to clinch the Democratic nomination for president late... Read more ...

Dallas Police Adopts 'Duty To Intervene' Policy To Prevent Abuse

Dallas Police Adopts 'Duty To Intervene' Policy To Prevent Abuse

The rule requires police to act to prevent officers from using excessive force. The order comes after widespread outrage over the killing of George Floyd while being restrained... Read more ...

DC paints huge Black Lives Matter mural near White House

DC paints huge Black Lives Matter mural near White House

“The section of 16th street in front of the White House is now officially ‘Black Lives Matter Plaza,'” D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser tweeted. Read more ...

CDC survey: Some Americans have gargled with bleach amid risky cleaning...

CDC survey: Some Americans have gargled with bleach amid risky cleaning behaviors during pandemic

About a third of Americans surveyed by the CDC have used some kind of risky cleaning practice to stop the spread of COVID-19. Read more ...

From Murals To Tweets: The Global South Shows Solidarity With George Floyd...

From Murals To Tweets: The Global South Shows Solidarity With George Floyd Protests

Whether by painting murals, tweeting or taking to the streets, people in countries struggling with conflict, poverty and other crises are showing support for the Black Lives... Read more ...

NBA's Disney restart plan gets players association approval

NBA's Disney restart plan gets players association approval

The 2019-20 NBA season will get its long-awaited conclusion. The National Basketball Players Association approved the NBA's 22-team format in a call with its board and... Read more ...

Marine Corps officially bans Confederate battle flag on military bases...

Marine Corps officially bans Confederate battle flag on military bases - including on bumper stickers and coffee mugs

The US Marine Corps has officially banned the Confederate battle flag from both public and work spaces on its military bases - including its display on vehicle bumper stickers... Read more ...

Unemployment rate falls to 13.3% as U.S. adds 2.5 million jobs

Unemployment rate falls to 13.3% as U.S. adds 2.5 million jobs

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