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Athlete-activist Tommie Smith Works On Graphic Novel On Life

Olympic gold medalist and civil rights activist Tommie Smith is working on a graphic novel based on his life. The Associated Press Norton Young Readers have...

On the slopes, a struggle for Black skiers’ Olympic dreams

By Aaron Morrison, Associated Press Take an informal survey of elite American Alpine skiers and snowboarders, and most can name an organization that exposes Black...

On the ice, a question: Where are the Black figure skaters?

By Aaron Morrison, Associated Press Before her own Olympic career began, Canadian figure skater Vanessa James had seen Black Girl Magic on the ice. It...

With Her Speedskating Gold Medal, Erin Jackson Hopes to Inspire More Black Girls in...

“Hopefully, this has an effect. Hopefully, we’ll see more minorities, especially in the USA, getting out and trying these winter sports,” Jackson, 29, declared. By...