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We matter: athletes and activism

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"This volume will be an inspiration for many different people: sports junkies; young readers who need words of encouragement from their favorite athletes; parents seeking positive messages for their children; activists who want to hear athletes using their voices to address social justice; and schools that need motivational material for their students. Featuring interviews by former NBA player Etan Thomas with over fifty athletes, executives, media figures, and more and interwoven with essays and critiques by Thomas We Matter shares the personal tales and opinions of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Bill Russell, Dwyane Wade, Russell Westbrook, Steve Kerr, Oscar Robertson, Mark Cuban, Michael Bennett, Carmelo Anthony, Derrick Rose, Swin Cash, Alonzo Mourning, Chris Webber, Jemele Hill, Anquan Boldin, Jamal Crawford, Juwan Howard, Ray Jackson, Shannon Sharpe, James Blake, John Carlos, Laila Ali, Michael Eric Dyson, Joakim Noah, Eric Reid, Adam Silver, Soledad O'Brien, John Wall, Mahmoud Abdul-Rauf, Bradley Beal, Tamika Catchings, Curtis Conway, Harry Edwards, Chris Hayes, Chamique Holdsclaw, Scoop Jackson, Bomani Johnes, Shaun King, Jimmy King, Ted Leonsis, Thabo Sefolosha, Ilyasah Shabazz, Torrey Smith, Kenny Smith, Michael Smith, David West, Michael Wilbon, Jahvaris Fulton (brother of Trayvon Martin), Emerald Snipes (daughter of Eric Garner), Allysza Castile (sister of Philando Castile), Valerie Castile (mother of Philando Castile), and Dr. Tiffany Crutcher (sister of Terence Crutcher)." --
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subject_facetAfrican American athletes -- Interviews
African American athletes -- Political activity
African American athletes -- Social conditions
African American political activists
African American political activists -- Interviews
Black lives matter movement
Electronic books
Professional sports -- Social aspects -- United States
Racism in sports -- United States
Social justice -- United States
United States -- Race relations
title_displayWe matter : athletes and activism
title_fullWe Matter Athletes and Activism
We matter : athletes and activism / Etan Thomas
We matter : athletes and activism [electronic resource] / Etan Thomas
title_shortWe matter
title_subathletes and activism
topic_facetAfrican American athletes
African American political activists
Black lives matter movement
Electronic books
Nonfiction
Political activity
Politics
Professional sports
Race relations
Racism in sports
Social aspects
Social conditions
Social justice
Sociology
Sports & Recreations