St. Patrick’s Cathedral desecrated with protest graffiti

St. Patrick's Cathedral desecrated with protest graffiti

Is nothing sacred? Protesters desecrated St. Patrick’s Cathedral with graffiti Saturday, staining stairs and spewing hatred on two walls. The graffiti on one wall on Fifth Avenue and 51st Street read “F–k F–k” in red letters. On an adjacent wall, vandals scrawled “BLM” — for Black Lives Matter — along with and “NYPDK” in red … Read more

Inside hurdles that were cleared

Inside hurdles that were cleared

Rick Schosberg begins his Mondays at 4:15 a.m., when he arrives at Belmont Park to train his horses and help the nearly 600 backstretch workers who call the track home to stay safe during the coronavirus era. Racing will finally return to Belmont on Wednesday, but the work of training and caring for horses never … Read more

Thalaivar Fans Trend #5DecadesOfSuperstarRAJINI, Share Interesting Trivia About The Sensational Actor (View Tweets)

Thalaivar Fans Trend #5DecadesOfSuperstarRAJINI, Share Interesting Trivia About The Sensational Actor (View Tweets)

Fans Trend #5DecadesOfSuperstarRAJINI (Photo Credits: Twitter) That actor Rajinikanth is one of the nation’s most loved actors is a well-known fact. The actor has a crazed fan following not just in India, but all over the world too and is one of the most revered actors in India. His movies break box-office records all the … Read more

Sports’ reactions to George Floyd’s death further steer talk to collaboration

Sports' reactions to George Floyd's death further steer talk to collaboration

The stream of athletes and coaches, black and white, reacting to the police killing Monday of George Floyd and racial injustice in the U.S. continued to flow Saturday. Two ideas converged: Work together to fight racism and, above all, do not stay silent any longer. Mostly missing were mentions of the nationwide demonstrating, rioting and looting that has occurred … Read more

WNBA’s Natasha Cloud challenges athletes to fight racism: ‘Your silence is a knee on my neck’

WNBA's Natasha Cloud challenges athletes to fight racism: 'Your silence is a knee on my neck'

In a time where many athletes and protesters around the United States are speaking up about police brutality against black people, Washington Mystics guard Natasha Cloud has found silence to be the most deafening. Cloud shared a powerful message in an essay, titled “Your Silence is a Knee on My Neck,” for The Players’ Tribune on Saturday: … Read more

Part of America’s DNA from the start?

Minneapolis Police Death Protests California

Imagine, for a moment, that you are a black man or woman living in America in 2020. How could you not believe that racism kills? If you are black, you need not imagine anything. You know it very well. You don’t need to see the video of George Floyd, a police officer’s knee on his … Read more

Former NFL exec: Teams wrong for not signing Kaepernick

Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on sports events around the world

Former NFL executive Joe Lockhart penned a column for CNN on Saturday, saying that teams were wrong for not signing Colin Kaepernick, and that the Minnesota Vikings should ink the controversial quarterback now. The former NFL spokesman turned CNN contributor responded to the protests and violence happening in Minneapolis in the wake of the death … Read more