Tag Archives: Diversity

ESPN Catfight: Maria vs. Rachel

Rachel Nichols ‘catching hell.’  Blog King, Mass Appeal BRISTOL — Rachel Nichols, a white anchor for ESPN’s “The Jump,” is catching hell after she was caught on tape lambasting “NBA Countdown” host Maria Taylor who’s African American. Rachel, 47, spewed a series of hot mic comments during a secretly recorded chinwag with LeBron James’ publicist — Adam Mendelsohn. The 26-year ...

Read More »

Democratic Convention: Joe Biden vows modifications coming, Obama endorses

Joe Biden seeks American unity.  Blog King, Mass Appeal WILMINGTON — During his address at Thursday night’s Democratic National Convention, presidential candidate Joe Biden closed the 4-day virtual event by objurgating Donald Trump’s bigotry. He also vowed to help America “overcome this season of darkness” by bridging the nation’s racial sunder in ways the president has not. Biden, 77, spoke ...

Read More »