There has been an explosion of creators of color finally being equipped with resources and a huge platform. In the streaming age, content has a more global perspective. You can see this in the popularity of television from Asia, Europe and Latin America that the unique can also be universal. My story is a testament to that as well.
By: Naomi Osaka
A press release quote from tennis star Naomi Osaka, discussing her partnership with LeBron James' SpringHill Company to launch her own media company called Hana Kuma. The company's goal is the tell diverse stories on television, film and other formats.
Social media has made y'all much to comfortable with disrespecting people and not getting punched in the face for it.
By: Mike Tyson
Iconic boxer Mike Tyson makes a comment after an incident on an airplane with a fan led to the legendary athlete striking the fellow passenger with a closed fist multiple times.
I think you have to honor people's feelings and their own personal beliefs, and I think that's been lost when it comes to vaccinated and non-vaccinated. And it kinda sucks that that's been lost because you're essentially not giving anyone... You say we live in the land of the free, well you're not giving anyone freedom, because you're making people do something, without necessarily making them, you're making them. And that goes against everything that America stands for - supposedly "stands for." So I am not in any position to tell him what he should or should not be doing.
I'm not to go and ask him if he [received] the Polio vaccine, so why would I ask him if he's received the Covid vaccine.
By: Draymond Green
NBA Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green responds to a question on vaccine mandates, specifically regarding teammate Andrew Wiggins, who apparently has not received the Covid vaccine.
Meghan Markle, my selfless friend, lives her life – and leads by example – with empathy and compassion. She teaches me every day what it means to be truly noble. Her words illustrate the pain and cruelty she’s experienced.
I know first hand the sexism and racism institutions and the media use to vilify women and people of color to minimize us, to break us down and demonize us. We must recognize our obligation to decry malicious, unfounded gossip and tabloid journalism. The mental health consequences and systemic oppression and victimization are devastating, isolating and all too often lethal.
I want Meghan’s daughter, my daughter and your daughter to live in a society that is driven by respect.
Keep in your memory the fruitage of the spirt is love, joy, peace, long-suffering, kindness, goodness, faith, mildness, self-control. Against such things there is no law.
By: Serena Williams
Serena Williams took to Twitter to show support for Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle, who, along with her husband Prince Harry, participated in an interview with Oprah Winfrey. The revealing interview unveiled deep turmoil in the royal family. The interview, dubbed "Oprah with Meghan and Harry: A CBS Primetime Special," aired on Sunday, March 7th, 2021.
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Los Angeles Ram slot cornerback Robey-Coleman said after receiving negative comments, including death threats, when a controversial play he was involved with led to his team beating the New Orleans Saints in overtime. The Rams will play the New England Patriots in Super Bowl 53 in Atlanta, as a result of the win.
I’m one of the league leaders in points in the paint... At this point, it’s like they’re trying to turn me into a jump shooter. I can’t be a jump shooter. I’m not a jump shooter... I watch games every single night, and I see jump shooters going (to) the line multiple, double-digit times every night. I’m not a jump shooter, and I get fouled just like everybody else. Going to the line one time, three times, four times, that’s not what it’s about.
By: LeBron James
LeBron James talks about his skill at driving to the paint, after being ejected from his first NBA game ever, over arguing a non-call.
The man who has no imagination has no wings.
By: Muhammad Ali
Graphic created by by ianmikraz using his own custom design font, Peinture.
What you have been taught by listening to others' words you will forget very quickly; what you have learned with your whole body you will remember for the rest of your life.
By: Gichin Funakoshi
Grandmaster Gichin Funakoshi is the founder of shotokan karate.
Bring the mind into sharp focus and make it alert so that it can immediately intuit truth, which is everywhere. The mind must be emancipated from old habits, prejudices, restritictive thought processes and even ordinary thought itself.
By: Bruce Lee
From Bruce Lee's book Tao of Jeet Kune Do
Hatred and bitterness and anger only consume the vessel that contains them. It doesn't hurt another soul.
By: Rubin "Hurricane" Carter
Rubin "Hurricane" Carter was a middleweight boxer who was wrongly convicted for murder and later released following a petition of habeas corpus after spending almost 20 years in prison.