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Olympic Ban: No ‘Black Lives Matter’ Apparel Allowed

The postponed 2020 Summer Olympics are set to start in July with a new warning for athletes.  The International Olympic Committee has specifically banned the slogan “Black Lives Matter’” from any athlete’s clothing or gear.  It’s part of the IOC’s long-standing rules about no political demonstrations on the playing field, medal stand, or during official ceremonies.  Words like “peace”, “respect”, “solidarity”,… Read more »

Black Lives Matter

Russell & Ciara Put Up Black Lives Matter Billboards in Several Cities

There’s a new billboard alongside the I-94 in Milwaukee and it’s all thanks to Russell Wilson and Ciara.  Installed at the exit for Becher Street and Holt Avenue, the billboard simple reads in all caps, “BLACK LIVES MATTER. Love Russell & Ciara”.  The Seattle Seahawks quarterback and his R&B singer wife have installed similar billboards in… Read more »