Martin Luther King Jr.

ESPN History

Recalling the Obamas and Bidens on ESPN

A tribute to the sports fandom and involvement of outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama and a special edition of The…

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NBA

ESPN’s Jalen Rose receives National Civil Rights Museum Sports Legacy Award

On Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Memphis, ESPN NBA analyst Jalen Rose was honored as a recipient of the…

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Behind The Scenes

As Outside The Lines recognizes the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, essayist Chris Connelly shares his memories of that day

Editor’s note: ESPN essayist/reporter Chris Connelly was at “The March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom” in Washington, D.C. 50…

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Behind The Scenes

SportsCenter anchor Jay Harris honors Martin Luther King Jr. and others by reading to local children

    Editor’s note: ESPN celebrates Black History Month throughout February with related programming and content. With a smile on…

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Behind The Scenes

Martin Luther King Jr.’s ‘Tengo un Sueño’ vignettes in Spanish on various ESPN platforms

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8SpNBELRGrw&w=615&h=390] With the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday upon us, ESPN celebrated by airing a series of Content of…

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Behind The Scenes

ESPN producer Galen Gordon on contributing to Content Of Character

This past week, ESPN2 televised the network’s annual Content of Character program which included an intro by actor/rapper COMMON and…

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Behind The Scenes

Content of Character debuts tonight on ESPN2 followed by live Facebook chat with Jemele Hill

Columnist and commentator Jemele Hill is a panelist on ESPN’s third annual Content of Character special (7 p.m. ET, ESPN2;…

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