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Race and sports - Wikipedia

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"Black athletic superiority" is the unscientific ... and their possible effect on sports performance have been ...

African-American Firsts in Sports - Biography.com

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Jan 31, 2013 ... Given the frequency with which we see African-American superstars like NBA ... James or NFLer Adrian Peterson light up the sports highlight...

African-American Firsts: Athletes - Biography.com

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Explore Biography's collection of African-American Firsts: Athletes. See our picks, along with full biographies, photo galleries and videos, only on ...

The 20 Most Influential African-American Athletes Who Changed ...

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Feb 28, 2012 ... Black athletes hold a special place in American sporting lore, and these 20 athletes were the most influential in changing American sports ...

Sports | National Museum of African American History and Culture

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Sports: Leveling the Playing Field explores the contributions of athletes, both on and off the field. Some athletes have been symbolic figures of black ability, while  ...

Sports Moments in Black History - Kidzworld

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Feb 5, 2012 ... February is Black History Month so Kidzworlds Sports Zone is saluting some of Americas greatest African American athletes. Check out this ...

The history of black athletes in America transcends their exploits on ...

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Feb 24, 2010 ... To trace our history, black/African-American history, is to discover and then realize that the role of sports has never been only recreation, only ...

Black History in America: Athletes

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African American Athletes. While some African Americans were fighting for civil rights, others had already been immersed in breaking barriers in the sporting ...

Black Women in Sports - Black History - HISTORY.com

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A number of African-American female athletes have emerged as trailblazers in their particular sports over the years, from track and field and tennis to figure ...

African-American Athletes | History Detectives | PBS

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More from Tukufu about African-American Athletes. For African-American athletes , overcoming the color barrier in pro sports was only the beginning of their ...