Michigan State’s Tom Izzo has new view of Colin Kaepernick protest: ‘How ignorant am I?’

Chris Solari, Detroit Free Press Published 4:29 p.m. ET June 23, 2020 | Updated 5:57 p.m. ET June 23, 2020CLOSE SportsPulse: NFL teams are starting to show strong interest in signing Colin Kaepernick. Mackenzie Salmon looks at the best fits and could give Kaepernick a chance to play right away. USA TODAYTom Izzo’s opinion of…

Boycotting Facebook: Eddie Bauer, Patagonia and other companies join campaign to halt ads

Josh Peter, USA TODAY Published 4:17 p.m. ET June 23, 2020 | Updated 5:50 p.m. ET June 23, 2020CLOSE Carolyn Wysinger is a teacher and activist who says Facebook censors her from discussing racism online, sometimes locking her out of her account. USA TODAYA Facebook ad boycott gained momentum Tuesday, with seven major companies pledging…

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NIH director: COVID-19’s ‘heartbreaking’ harm to Black and Hispanic Americans demands testing

CLOSE Dr. Francis Collins, the director of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland, says that the coronavirus is a “good candidate” for medical researchers to accomplish finding a vaccine. (May 29) AP DomesticCOVID-19’s disproportionate harm on communities of color is “heartbreaking” and demands more inclusive efforts as the federal government underwrites attempts to develop…

Walmart removing Mississippi state flag from stores amid calls to nix Confederate emblem

Max Garland, Memphis Commercial Appeal Published 4:01 p.m. ET June 23, 2020 | Updated 5:24 p.m. ET June 23, 2020CLOSE Actress Aunjanue Ellis posts a message to Twitter directed at Mississippi First Lady Elee Reeves concerning the confederate symbol in the state flag. Mississippi Clarion LedgerMEMPHIS – Walmart will no longer display the Mississippi state…