What Sportswriters Call "Diversity"—The NFL Is 67% Black
September 14, 2016, 08:00 AM
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From Vox:

The NFL is 67% black. Diversity hasn’t helped white players and coaches understand racism.

Their reactions to Kaepernick’s protest teach a sobering lesson.

Updated by David Leonard on September 2, 2016, 9:40 a.m. ET

… Proximity to African Americans doesn’t guarantee understanding, empathy, or even respectful deference — even in a space like the NFL, where white athletes are outnumbered by black ones.

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