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Jackie Robinson was a target, but he still came out swinging

During a visit to the Museum of the City of New York earlier this week, a dugout photograph of Brooklyn Dodgers stars Jackie Robinson and Pee Wee Reese caught the attention of 57-year-old Carl Nebhut, visiting from Telford, Penn. Taken in 1953 by Look magazine’s Kenneth Eide, the poignant image shows the African-American Robinson and… Read More »

Companies disproportionately target black, Latino youth in TV ads for unhealthy foods

Extreme weight gain in children is a dangerous mental and physical health epidemic in the United States, and public health officials have implored children and their parents to lay off the sugar-sweetened beverages, fast food and unhealthy snacks. But according to a report released this week by the Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity… Read More »