Black faces making a difference at the Winter Olympics

February 24, 2014   // 0 Comments

by theGrio You don’t see many black faces among the athletes vying for medals at the Winter Olympics. For almost 90 years, the winter Olympics had appeared as mostly exclusionary events when it came to advancing black athletes. Sports writers have noted that not since 1976, when Tai Babilonia became the first Winter Olympian of African-American heritage, did we see a greater movement towa...

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