Praise for The Right Thing To Do

The following endorsements are from media members, athletes and others found in the early pages of THE RIGHT THING TO DO, The True Pioneers of College Football Integration in the 1960s." Visit my website home page, TomShanahan.Report PRAISE FOR THE RIGHT THING TO DO “The flood of extraordinary Black athletes in the NCAA and NFL today may seem as inevitable as a river rushing to the sea. But it took singular men digging precarious channels back in the…

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Raise your awareness, take a closer look at racism in American sports

John Feinstein's 44th book, "Raise and Fist, Take a Knee" examines progress that still needs to be made understanding racism in American sports. Visit my website homepage, TomShanahan.Report By TOM SHANAHAN Jackie Robinson’s 1972 autobiography, published within a week of his 1972 death, was titled, “I Never had it Made.” The gifted athlete -- a four-sport star at UCLA – challenged American racism by breaking the Major League Baseball color line in 1947 with the Brooklyn Dodgers. Then…

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