NBA Joins the #LeanInTogether Team

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The NBA is “in” on gender equality, joining the ‘Lean In Together’ Campaign on gender equality at work and at home. Are you?

The Sports Exchange: The NBA Files

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What happens when football is over and wake up to realize you’re missing one of the best seasons in NBA history? You start emailing to get caught up with friends. Take a spin inside the minds of Good Men Project Sports, as they riff from the NBA to Downton Abby to Seinfeld.

So . . . This Happened: Three Things in Sports (Jan. 19, 2015 Edition)

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Our Monday sports round-up features the epic Green Bay collapse in Seattle, New England pasting the not-ready-for-their-closeup-yet Colts, and King James hating on his coach.

The Sports Revolution Is Being Televised: Modern Athletes and Social and Political Activism

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Wai Sallas takes a historical look at athletes as activists, with today’s NBA and NFL stars taking a big step forward in the progress for what’s right and equal.

Athletes Across The Nation Join ‘I Can’t Breathe’ Protest (PHOTOS)

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From the NFL to the NBA to Professional Soccer, from LeBron James to Reggie Bush, athletes join in solidarity and protest: #ICantBreathe

Hmm. LeBron James Doesn’t Let *His* Children Play Football. Should You?

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The most high-profile athlete in the world doesn’t let his own children play football due to safety reasons.

What’s In a Role Model?

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Sami Jankins suggests it’s time we start reexamining the qualities that make up who we want as today’s role models

Soliciting Variety Around Our Soapbox

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As the Internet allows confirmation bias to enhance our personal biases in ever-narrowing communities, human connection with opposing viewpoints is the key.

What do Black Men Think of LeBron James Going to the Cleveland Cavaliers?

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Dr. Vibe hosts a discussion in which a group of black men give their takes on LeBron James returning to Cleveland.

This Man Just Heard the News: ‘LeBron is Coming Home’

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Lebron James announced that he will be returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers, and at least one fan is dancin’ in the streets!

Are the San Antonio Spurs Boring?

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Liam Day asks whether athletes have an obligation to entertain.

Coach Says He Won’t Recruit Players Who Take Selfies

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Coach Scott Cross of the University of Texas-Arlington’s men’s basketball team tweeted last night that he is not interested in recruiting players to his program who take selfies.

Joe Biden and Ryan Braun: Performance-Enhanced Alpha Males

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There are genuine issues of goodness or badness to worry about in the world, but they do not involve Ryan Braun and other PED users.

Michelle Obama Dunks With Lebron James and Eats Apples With Miami Heat

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Pretty good, huh ? Michelle Obama asks Miami Heat players, while eating an apple at the White House.

3 Feminist Lessons From Beyoncé, LeBron, and Eva Longoria

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Alyssa Rosenberg takes a closer look at what men can learn from women and why men and women need to be equally invested in pay equality.

America’s Working Single Mothers: An Appreciation

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Lebron James tells the inspiring story of how his mother gave him the chance to be the man he is today.