Jackie Robinson

  • April 15, 1997  

    April 15, 1947, was Jackie Robinson’s historic first day as a Brooklyn Dodger. The baseball legend hit a grand slam over the color barrier, paving the way for thousands of dreams. Continue reading

  • April 15, 1997  

    April 15th marks the 50th anniversary of Jackie Robinson’s historic first day as a Brooklyn Dodger. The baseball legend hit a grand slam over the color barrier, paving the way for thousands of dreams. A panel discussion with Charlayne Hunter-Gault follows. Continue reading