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This week on Truthdig Radio in association with KPFK: Michael Sam is out of the closet, headed to the NFL and he's really good Also, why the big cable merger should scare you, and Bill Blum on Washington's death penalty moratoriumcom/avbooth/category/truthdig_radio/" title="Truthdig Radio">Truthdig Radio: Michael Sam is out of the closet, headed to the NFL and he's really good.

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This week on Truthdig Radio in association with KPFK: Michael Sam is out of the closet, headed to the NFL and he's really good. Also, why the big cable merger should scare you, and Bill Blum on Washington's death penalty moratorium.

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Twelve years before Jackie Robinson began dismantling baseball's racial barriers, an integrated team of five whites and six blacks played in Bismarck, N.D., and went on to win the national semipro championship.Twelve years before Jackie Robinson began dismantling baseball's racial barriers, an integrated team of five whites and six blacks went on to win the national semipro championship.

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Jackie Robinson’s story has been oddly neglected by Hollywood -- until now.Jackie Robinson’s story has been oddly neglected by Hollywood—until now.

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Almena Lomax was a crusading journalist, one of many reporters and editors who toiled away on African-American newspapers—the Negro Leagues of journalism—exposing the racism ignored by the white papers that refused to hire them.Almena Lomax was a crusading journalist, one of many reporters and editors who toiled away on African-American newspapers.

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