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The News-Herald
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social changewith the masses. They can reach hordes of people, encouraging them to get invol
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social change
The News-Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
with the masses. They can reach hordes of people, encouraging them to get involved in social change. “Joe Louis and Jack Johnson and Jesse Owens struggled for legitimacy,” Edwards said. Then “you began this struggle for access. Which is what... Read more
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The Morning Journal
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social changewith the masses. They can reach hordes of people, encouraging them to get invol
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social change
The Morning Journal / Posted 12 hours ago
with the masses. They can reach hordes of people, encouraging them to get involved in social change. “Joe Louis and Jack Johnson and Jesse Owens struggled for legitimacy,” Edwards said. Then “you began this struggle for access. Which is what... Read more
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13h
CBS Baltimore
Athletes Using Sports Platforms To Push Social Changewith the masses. They can reach hordes of people, encouraging them to get invol
Athletes Using Sports Platforms To Push Social Change
CBS Baltimore / Posted 13 hours ago
with the masses. They can reach hordes of people, encouraging them to get involved in social change. “Joe Louis and Jack Johnson and Jesse Owens struggled for legitimacy,” Edwards said. Then “you began this struggle for access. Which is what... Read more
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19h
ESPN
Activist: Athletes wield real power; action needed.. ... That's an exercise of power." David Schmitz Photography, San Jose State
Activist: Athletes wield real power; action needed
ESPN / Posted 19 hours ago
.. ... That's an exercise of power." David Schmitz Photography, San Jose State University Commencement 2016 "Joe Louis and Jack Johnson and Jesse Owens struggled for legitimacy," Edwards said. Then "you began this struggle for access. Which is what... Read more
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21h
Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social changewith the masses. They can reach hordes of people, encouraging them to get invol
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social change
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 21 hours ago
with the masses. They can reach hordes of people, encouraging them to get involved in social change. "Joe Louis and Jack Johnson and Jesse Owens struggled for legitimacy," Edwards said. Then "you began this struggle for access. Which is what... Read more
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21h
Salon.com
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social changewith the masses. They can reach hordes of people, encouraging them to get invol
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social change
Salon.com / Posted 21 hours ago
with the masses. They can reach hordes of people, encouraging them to get involved in social change. “Joe Louis and Jack Johnson and Jesse Owens struggled for legitimacy,” Edwards said. Then “you began this struggle for access. Which is what... Read more
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21h
Island Packet
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social changewith the masses. They can reach hordes of people, encouraging them to get invol
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social change
Island Packet / Posted 21 hours ago
with the masses. They can reach hordes of people, encouraging them to get involved in social change. "Joe Louis and Jack Johnson and Jesse Owens struggled for legitimacy," Edwards said. Then "you began this struggle for access. Which is what... Read more
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21h
The Hendersonville Times-News
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social changewith the masses. They can reach hordes of people, encouraging them to get invol
Athletes using sports platforms to push for social change
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 21 hours ago
with the masses. They can reach hordes of people, encouraging them to get involved in social change. "Joe Louis and Jack Johnson and Jesse Owens struggled for legitimacy," Edwards said. Then "you began this struggle for access. Which is what... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Jason Kreis learned from failure, saw chance to thrive with Orlando Citysaid. He was smiling in Orlando City's offices last week, too, sharing details
Jason Kreis learned from failure, saw chance to thrive with Orlando City
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
said. He was smiling in Orlando City's offices last week, too, sharing details about himself — he loves reggae music, Jack Johnson and Jason Mraz. Kreis said he passed on other job opportunities after losing the NYCFC job and called Orlando... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Nathan Douglas to make appearance at London's Olympic StadiumNATHAN Douglas cannot wait to compete at the Olympic Stadium in London for the
Nathan Douglas to make appearance at London's Olympic Stadium
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
NATHAN Douglas cannot wait to compete at the Olympic Stadium in London for the very first time tonight, writes JACK JOHNSON. The Oxford City AC triple jumper missed out on his home Games in 2012 with a thigh injury. But he will finally take to the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Clematis by Night: Indie/island/surf rock group The Helmsmen...to The Helmsmen. Their unique blend of indie, island, surf rock and folk tunes
Clematis by Night: Indie/island/surf rock group The Helmsmen...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 4 days ago
to The Helmsmen. Their unique blend of indie, island, surf rock and folk tunes — with influences including The Beatles, Jack Johnson, Bob Marley, and The Red Hot Chili Peppers — will guide listeners on a sea of never-ending musical... Read more
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The Irish Times
Jack Johnson: the internet star who hacked his own fans’ accountsJack Johnson’s six-second bursts of comedy on Vine have propelled him to a fled
Jack Johnson: the internet star who hacked his own fans’ accounts
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
Jack Johnson’s six-second bursts of comedy on Vine have propelled him to a fledgling pop-rap career. Now he is one of the internet’s biggest stars. Last week, he told his nearly four million Twitter followers to send him their passwords. And in an... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Devils' Kyle Palmieri to play in World Cup of HockeyQuick (Kings), Cory Schneider (Devils); D - Dustin Byfuglien (Jets), John Carls
Devils' Kyle Palmieri to play in World Cup of Hockey
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
Quick (Kings), Cory Schneider (Devils); D - Dustin Byfuglien (Jets), John Carlson (Capitals), Erik Johnson (Avalanche), Jack Johnson (Blue Jackets), Ryan McDonagh (Rangers), Matt Niskanen (Capitals), Ryan Suter (Wild); F - Justin Abdelkader (Red... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Michelin's "Beyond the Driving Test" Drives Change in 31 Statesgenerated millions of unique views from notable teen YouTube stars Brent Rivera
Michelin's "Beyond the Driving Test" Drives Change in 31 States
The Auto Channel / Posted 6 days ago
generated millions of unique views from notable teen YouTube stars Brent Rivera, Alexis Zall, and Jack Gillensky and Jack Johnson, who continue to reach teens directly with the message of tire safety via social media. Beyond the Driving Test... Read more
7d
Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Dollar Tree distribution center now open, could attract more developmentpark's location near Interstate 85 and the S.C. Inland Port in Greer. “The geo
Dollar Tree distribution center now open, could attract more development
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
park's location near Interstate 85 and the S.C. Inland Port in Greer. “The geographic location was a big part,” said Jack Johnson, general manager of the Dollar Tree distribution center. Yet an even bigger factor was the fact that the... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Dollar Tree distribution center now open, could attract more developmentpark’s location near Interstate 85 and the S.C. Inland Port in Greer. “The geo
Dollar Tree distribution center now open, could attract more development
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
park’s location near Interstate 85 and the S.C. Inland Port in Greer. “The geographic location was a big part,” said Jack Johnson, general manager of the Dollar Tree distribution center. Yet an even bigger factor was the fact that the... Read more
7d
Ilford Recorder
Butt’s blitz helps Loughton upset high-flying Orsettbrace. George Ellis also had success for Wells, but they were left facing a ch
Butt’s blitz helps Loughton upset high-flying Orsett
Ilford Recorder / Posted 7 days ago
brace. George Ellis also had success for Wells, but they were left facing a challenging target as Harlow closed on 298-8. Jack Johnson hit five fours in a quickfire 31 in reply, but was followed back to the pavilion by captain Joe Johnson as Wells... Read more
8d
The New Zealand Herald
Project changes young livesJack Johnson with Minister for Maori Development, Te Ururoa Flavell, who was ma
Project changes young lives
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Jack Johnson with Minister for Maori Development, Te Ururoa Flavell, who was making a brief visit to the area to view scrub-clearing progress on land on the outskirts of the town soon due to be planted in Manuka for medicinal and nutritional use.... Read more
9d
CNET
The little amplifier that could: Bryston 2.5B3been deep into listening to Miles Davis' electric period albums, and then I got
The little amplifier that could: Bryston 2.5B3
CNET / Posted 9 days ago
been deep into listening to Miles Davis' electric period albums, and then I got stuck on Disc 4 from the "Complete Jack Johnson Sessions" CD set. It's loaded with unedited funk jams that go on for 20+ minutes. The inventiveness of the... Read more
10d
SportingNews
Meet the new bosses: Activist NBA athletes now making their own rulesthe first gloved heavyweight champion, was a symbol of white supremacy. He refu
Meet the new bosses: Activist NBA athletes now making their own rules
SportingNews / Posted 10 days ago
the first gloved heavyweight champion, was a symbol of white supremacy. He refused to fight a black challenger. So did Jack Johnson, the first black heavyweight champion," Whitlock said. "From Sullivan to Johnson to Joe Louis to Muhammad Ali,... Read more
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10d
Sussex Express
Lewes ‘one of the top places in demand by holidaymakers’of London that have seen the most significant rise in demand this year, with Le
Lewes ‘one of the top places in demand by holidaymakers’
Sussex Express / Posted 10 days ago
of London that have seen the most significant rise in demand this year, with Lewes seeing 35% more enquiries than in 2015. Jack Johnson, spokesperson for Holidaylettings.co.uk, said that the findings show that Lewes is more in demand with... Read more
11d
Peoria Journal Star
Marshall County courthouse to have awningout from the building and will be 11 feet wide, according to a drawing shown by
Marshall County courthouse to have awning
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 11 days ago
out from the building and will be 11 feet wide, according to a drawing shown by Building and Grounds Committee Chairman Jack Johnson. It will be made of a synthetic fabric more durable than canvas, he added. “They said it’s supposed to last 10... Read more
14d
Louisiana Weekly
An Essence Fest 2016 roundup…Party brings together classic names like Albert King and lesser known artists i
An Essence Fest 2016 roundup…
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 14 days ago
Party brings together classic names like Albert King and lesser known artists including guitarist and composer Big Jack Johnson and harp genius Big Walter Horton. The album title says it all, it’s nothin’ but a blues party. This article... Read more
14d
Business Wire
ServiceSource Appoints New Head of Global Channel Management Practicecustomer success and revenue lifecycle management (RLM) solutions, today announ
ServiceSource Appoints New Head of Global Channel Management Practice
Business Wire / Posted 14 days ago
customer success and revenue lifecycle management (RLM) solutions, today announced that it has appointed industry veteran Jack Johnson as VP of Channel Strategy. In his expanded role with ServiceSource, Johnson will lead the company’s dedicated... Read more
14d
Romford Recorder
Woodford Wells leapfrog Billericay with Essex League Division One winwho bowled Gary Hynes to end the innings after Sahar (4-18) had hit Adam Marcha
Woodford Wells leapfrog Billericay with Essex League Division One win
Romford Recorder / Posted 14 days ago
who bowled Gary Hynes to end the innings after Sahar (4-18) had hit Adam Marchant’s stumps. Chasing 176, Wells lost Jack Johnson and Will Rogers reasonably cheaply as Marchant made early inroads to leave them 37-2. And Tanveer Shah and... Read more
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Ilford Recorder
Woodford Wells leapfrog Billericay with Essex League Division One winwho bowled Gary Hynes to end the innings after Sahar (4-18) had hit Adam Marcha
Woodford Wells leapfrog Billericay with Essex League Division One win
Ilford Recorder / Posted 14 days ago
who bowled Gary Hynes to end the innings after Sahar (4-18) had hit Adam Marchant’s stumps. Chasing 176, Wells lost Jack Johnson and Will Rogers reasonably cheaply as Marchant made early inroads to leave them 37-2. And Tanveer Shah and... Read more
15d
The New Zealand Herald
New Zealand's most popular wedding songs revealedLoud2. Etta James - At Last3. John Legend - All of Me4. Michael Buble - Everyth
New Zealand's most popular wedding songs revealed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Loud2. Etta James - At Last3. John Legend - All of Me4. Michael Buble - Everything5. Christina Perri - A Thousand Years6. Jack Johnson - Better Together7. Al Green - Let's Stay Together8. Jason Mraz - I Won't Give Up9. Ed Sheeran - Tenerife Sea10.... Read more
15d
Knoxville News Sentinel
Moving money: State senators use communication funds to aid colleaguesMcNally, R-Oak Ridge, transferred $10,000 to Dickerson and Sen. Frank Niceley,
Moving money: State senators use communication funds to aid colleagues
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
McNally, R-Oak Ridge, transferred $10,000 to Dickerson and Sen. Frank Niceley, R-Strawberry Plains, added $7,500. Sens. Jack Johnson, R-Franklin, and Bill Ketron, R-Murfreesboro, provided $5,000 each. Other transfers were from Sens. John... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Faith EventsMethodist Church at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 16. The church is located 4 miles Nor
Faith Events
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 17 days ago
Methodist Church at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 16. The church is located 4 miles North of Ponce de Leon off Highway 81 at 1492 Jack Johnson Lane. Smith Chapel sing BONIFAY - Smith Chapel Assembly of God will hold a sing at 7 p.m. Saturday, July 16,... Read more
17d
Boston Globe
Laurie Kahn’s film inspired by the public’s love affair with romance novelsRepublican Presidential candidate Donald Trump makes a key cameo; “Unforgiveabl
Laurie Kahn’s film inspired by the public’s love affair with romance novels
Boston Globe / Posted 17 days ago
Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump makes a key cameo; “Unforgiveable Blackness: The Rise and Fall of Jack Johnson” (2005), the story of the first African-American heavyweight champion, whose ferocious talent and defiance of a... Read more
19d
Crain's Chicago Business
Choose Chicago hires former Emanuel aide as government liaisonare similar responsibilities to the ones held by tourism veteran and former Cho
Choose Chicago hires former Emanuel aide as government liaison
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 19 days ago
are similar responsibilities to the ones held by tourism veteran and former Choose Senior Vice President of Public Policy Jack Johnson, who left the bureau earlier this year in the wake of CEO Don Welsh's resignation. A Choose Chicago spokeswoman... Read more
19d
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Chapel Cove project in G’town gets green from Planning Commissionare largely left to choose from small parcels that often require variances to m
Chapel Cove project in G’town gets green from Planning Commission
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 19 days ago
are largely left to choose from small parcels that often require variances to make them profitable. Local homebuilder Jack Johnson and several others spoke for the project. "This will make our all boats rise. I commend Grant for accommodating... Read more
19d
Orillia Packet & Times
Council OKs permit for Burl's Creekits musical roots with the first open-air concert in 1997 and the first large-s
Council OKs permit for Burl's Creek
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 19 days ago
its musical roots with the first open-air concert in 1997 and the first large-scale concert event in 2008 with soft-rocker Jack Johnson. Deputy Mayor Ralph Hough said he understands the complaints from those opposed to both WayHome and the Boots... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Council OKs permit for Burl's Creekits musical roots with the first open-air concert in 1997 and the first large-s
Council OKs permit for Burl's Creek
Barrie Examiner / Posted 19 days ago
its musical roots with the first open-air concert in 1997 and the first large-scale concert event in 2008 with soft-rocker Jack Johnson. Deputy Mayor Ralph Hough said he understands the complaints from those opposed to both WayHome and the Boots... Read more
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Philly.com
Dave Chappelle triumphs at Fishtown's new Punch Line Philly comedy clubthe crowd, and quickly changed his tone from raucous to quietly serious. He sat
Dave Chappelle triumphs at Fishtown's new Punch Line Philly comedy club
Philly.com / Posted 19 days ago
the crowd, and quickly changed his tone from raucous to quietly serious. He sat on a stool facing her, and told her about Jack Johnson, the first African American world heavyweight boxing champion. Chappelle talked about Johnson’s relationship to... Read more
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KTVN Reno
This Day in History: Independence Dayin Plymouth, Vermont. In 1910, in what was billed as "The Fight of the Century
This Day in History: Independence Day
KTVN Reno / Posted 21 days ago
in Plymouth, Vermont. In 1910, in what was billed as "The Fight of the Century," black world heavyweight boxing champion Jack Johnson defeated white former champ James J. Jeffries in Reno, Nevada. In 1939, Lou Gehrig of the New York Yankees... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 4, 2016born in Plymouth, Vt. In 1910, in what was billed as "The Fight of the Century
This day in history, July 4, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
born in Plymouth, Vt. In 1910, in what was billed as "The Fight of the Century," black world heavyweight boxing champion Jack Johnson defeated white former champ James J. Jeffries in Reno, Nev. In 1939, Lou Gehrig of the New York Yankees... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
Almanacin Plymouth, Vermont. In 1910, in what was billed as "The Fight of the Century
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The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
in Plymouth, Vermont. In 1910, in what was billed as "The Fight of the Century," black world heavyweight boxing champion Jack Johnson defeated white former champ James J. Jeffries in Reno, Nevada. In 1939, Lou Gehrig of the New York Yankees... Read more
21d
KECI Missoula
United States of celebritiesRyan Seacrest, Chris Tucker, Kanye West Hawaii: Bruno Mars (born in Honolulu,
United States of celebrities
KECI Missoula / Posted 21 days ago
Ryan Seacrest, Chris Tucker, Kanye West Hawaii: Bruno Mars (born in Honolulu, Hawaii) Some notable others: Lauren Graham, Jack Johnson, Nicole Kidman, Bette Midler, Barack Obama, Timothy Olyphant, Kelly Preston Idaho: Aaron Paul (born in Emmett,... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyJefferson both died. In 1910, in what was billed as ‘‘The Fight of the Century
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
Jefferson both died. In 1910, in what was billed as ‘‘The Fight of the Century,’’ black world heavyweight boxing champion Jack Johnson defeated white former champ James J. Jeffries in Reno, Nevada. In 1939, Lou Gehrig of the New York Yankees... Read more
22d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
True tales of Tasmania's wild cattle of Pelion Plainscattle, some of the cattle gained such reputations no-one wanted to encounter t
True tales of Tasmania's wild cattle of Pelion Plains
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 days ago
cattle, some of the cattle gained such reputations no-one wanted to encounter them. One large bull was given the nickname Jack Johnson after a popular American boxer of the period due to his aggressive attitude to strangers. Recreational walkers... Read more
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The Hill
Reid, McCain urge Obama to pardon former boxer Jack Johnsonconviction was not corrected during the boxer’s lifetime, a posthumous pardon t
Reid, McCain urge Obama to pardon former boxer Jack Johnson
The Hill / Posted 23 days ago
conviction was not corrected during the boxer’s lifetime, a posthumous pardon today represents the opportunity to reaffirm Jack Johnson’s substantial contributions to our society and right this historical wrong,” they wrote. “As we mark the 70th... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Results Of Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy Pro-Am At CGC AnnouncedFred Pellerito, Jamie Billquist, Chris Allenson 142 Scott Jenkins, Jack Turben
Results Of Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy Pro-Am At CGC Announced
The Post-Journal / Posted 23 days ago
Fred Pellerito, Jamie Billquist, Chris Allenson 142 Scott Jenkins, Jack Turben, Ricky Turner, Jeanne Wiebenga 143 Jack Johnson, Steve Yarnell, Bill Roberts, Peg Barnett 143 Erik Barzenski, Jake Yartz, Michael Wolfe, Leslie Peet 144 Rod... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
McCain, Reid ask Obama to pardon boxer Jack JohnsonSens. John McCain and Harry Reid are joining together to ask President Barack O
McCain, Reid ask Obama to pardon boxer Jack Johnson
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 24 days ago
Sens. John McCain and Harry Reid are joining together to ask President Barack Obama to posthumously pardon Jack Johnson, the first African-American heavyweight boxing champion. The lawmakers who come from different sides of the aisle have joined... Read more
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My EastText
McCain, Reid ask POTUS to pardon boxer Jack JohnsonSens. John McCain and Harry Reid are joining together to ask President Barack O
McCain, Reid ask POTUS to pardon boxer Jack Johnson
My EastText / Posted 24 days ago
Sens. John McCain and Harry Reid are joining together to ask President Barack Obama to posthumously pardon Jack Johnson, the first African-American heavyweight boxing champion. The lawmakers who come from different sides of the aisle have joined... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
McCain, Reid ask POTUS to pardon boxer Jack JohnsonSens. John McCain and Harry Reid are joining together to ask President Barack O
McCain, Reid ask POTUS to pardon boxer Jack Johnson
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 24 days ago
Sens. John McCain and Harry Reid are joining together to ask President Barack Obama to posthumously pardon Jack Johnson, the first African-American heavyweight boxing champion. The lawmakers who come from different sides of the aisle have joined... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
McCain, Reid ask POTUS to pardon boxer Jack JohnsonSens. John McCain and Harry Reid are joining together to ask President Barack O
McCain, Reid ask POTUS to pardon boxer Jack Johnson
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 24 days ago
Sens. John McCain and Harry Reid are joining together to ask President Barack Obama to posthumously pardon Jack Johnson, the first African-American heavyweight boxing champion. The lawmakers who come from different sides of the aisle have joined... Read more
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Local 10 Miami
John McCain, Harry Reid ask POTUS to pardon boxer Jack Johnson(CNN) - Sens. John McCain and Harry Reid are joining together to ask President
John McCain, Harry Reid ask POTUS to pardon boxer Jack Johnson
Local 10 Miami / Posted 24 days ago
(CNN) - Sens. John McCain and Harry Reid are joining together to ask President Barack Obama to posthumously pardon Jack Johnson, the first African-American heavyweight boxing champion. The lawmakers who come from different sides of the... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
John McCain, Harry Reid ask POTUS to pardon boxer Jack Johnson(CNN) - Sens. John McCain and Harry Reid are joining together to ask President
John McCain, Harry Reid ask POTUS to pardon boxer Jack Johnson
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 24 days ago
(CNN) - Sens. John McCain and Harry Reid are joining together to ask President Barack Obama to posthumously pardon Jack Johnson, the first African-American heavyweight boxing champion. The lawmakers who come from different sides of the... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
John McCain, Harry Reid ask POTUS to pardon boxer Jack Johnson(CNN) - Sens. John McCain and Harry Reid are joining together to ask President
John McCain, Harry Reid ask POTUS to pardon boxer Jack Johnson
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 24 days ago
(CNN) - Sens. John McCain and Harry Reid are joining together to ask President Barack Obama to posthumously pardon Jack Johnson, the first African-American heavyweight boxing champion. The lawmakers who come from different sides of the... Read more
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