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CATEGORY: Jackie Robinson
Silent No Longer: The Outspoken Jackie Robinson
April 14, 2017

Jackie Robinson may have kept silent in the face of racial bigotry in his first two seasons after breaking baseball’s color barrier, but after 1949 he was quiet no longer and became a powerful voice for civil rights. Read More

After Jackie: The Guys of ‘47
April 13, 2017

Jackie Robinson wasn’t the only black player to suit up in the big leagues in 1947. After he heroically opened the door, four other players walked in right behind him. Read More

11 Things You May Not Know About Jackie Robinson
January 31, 2014

Explore 11 little-known facts about the man who integrated baseball. Read More