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Tennis star Naomi Osaka joins athlete boycott in protest of Jacob Blake shooting

September 3, 2020

“As a black woman I feel as though there are much more important matters at hand that need immediate attention rather than watching me play tennis,” she said. Tennis champion Naomi Osaka posted a powerful message in the wake of the Jacob Blake shooting in Kenosha, Wisconsin. Osaka wrote she does not plan to play… [Read More]