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KAEPERNICK & AMERICA Premieres at 2022 Tribeca Festival Thursday, June 9, 6 p.m. EST
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KAEPERNICK  & AMERICA examines the man and his protest, exploring the remarkable conflict stirred by such a symbolic gesture. “It raised so many of the core issues that Black people deal with everyday in America,” says Co-Director Tommy Walker. Says Co-Director Ross Hockrow, “This was a massive story. One worthy of many different tellings. And I hope they tell this story many times, through many mediums, from all different perspectives.”
By Gregg W. Morris

Peter Fenoaltea’s Nets

Talk about a joie de vivre that many Nets fans experienced during these crazy Pandemic times: The Brooklyn Nets and the Philadelphia 76ers jaw-dropping, four-alarm deal sending a Nets shooting guard as well as a power-forward to Philly in exchange for three Philly veterans and two future first-round picks still resonates on many existential plains of existence this date even though the blockbuster trade was announced February 10.

Major League Baseball Should Retire Roberto Clemente’s #21 for Good

Roberto Clementene is one of MLB baseball’s greats and, writes Ismael Nunez, it’s up to Commissioner Rob Manfred to do the right thing. Ismael Nunez is a graduate of Hunter College’s undergraduate media studies program where he focused on journalism. A baseball enthusiast and a fanatic and an historian, he is also an advocate of Puerto Rican Independence and an advocate of Disability Rights. He is a contributor to The Youth and Adults Self Advocate News Letter at YAI. This is his second of many stories to come as a Contributor to the WORD

ISMAEL’S CORNER – After David Ortiz Who’s next?

Now that David Ortiz has just gotten elected to the class 2022 Baseball Hall of Fame which Dominican ballplayer is next? Ismael Nunez is a graduate of Hunter College’s undergraduate media studies program where he focused on journalism. Besides being a baseball enthusiast and a fanatic and historian, he is also an advocate of Puerto Rican Independence and an advocate of Disability Rights. He is a contributor to The Youth and Adults Self Advocate News Letter at YAI. This is his first of many stories to come as a Contributor to the WORD