Alameda County sheriff’s deputy Alan Strickland dropped his lawsuit against the Raptors president last week.
Power and wealth shouldn't be prerequisites for Black existence.
Raptors players are also showing their support for their team president.
The global roots of this team help make everyone feel at home.
True transformational leaders defy conventional stereotypes and societal boundaries. No one illustrated this better than the late, great Muhammad Ali. Born Cassius Clay in the racially segregated city of Louisville, Kentucky, he didn't just break the mould of what it means to be an African-American athlete and role model -- he blew it to smithereens.
There's a time and a place for everything, swearing included. But if you don't swear well -- at the right time, in the right place, to the right crowd -- you just sound, well, uneducated and déclassé. So, a few pointers on the topic: