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'A N*gger in Net': Racism at the World Juniors

The World Junior Hockey Championship has captivated Canadians again this holiday season. But the sight of Team Canada's goalie's skin colour was met with laughter, bemusement, confusion and contempt in Canada and abroad. Thankfully, the long-ignored vestiges of disdain for diversity in hockey have been gaining attention nationwide, in the USA, and across the pond as hockey fans and foes band together to address long-standing pressures that still blight the game.
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Herb Carnegie Dead At 92

Herb Carnegie, who many believed was the best black player never to play in the NHL, has died. He was 92. Carnegie, a dazzling centre man, businessman, philanthropist, championship golfer, and Order...