Jim Brown, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Join with San Jose State to Launch Social Activism Institute
(ESPN, The Undefeated) It’s been hard to spot a headline lately that doesn’t include the words activism, protest, boycott or social justice. Some conditions have improved, but racial tension and pleas for equality prompt plenty of unanswered questions. To help find answers beyond the headlines, sociologist and civil rights activist Harry Edwards and San Jose State University (SJSU) launched the Institute for the Study of Sport, Society and Social Change on Tuesday.
January 26, 2017