Jackie Robinson’s achievement deserves our respect and reverence

April 22, 2013   // 0 Comments

The $27.3 million taken in by the Jackie Robinson bio-movie, “42,” is not only the best first weekend cash grab by a baseball movie in years, it illustrates how powerful the legend and legacy of the first African American to play Major League baseball still is 66 years after he initially set foot on what was an all-white baseball field and made civil rights and sports history. The movie, which...

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