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Social Justice Was the Real MVP This NBA Season

The murder of Breonna Taylor by police shook the country, and became a turning point for the Black Lives Matter movement. Taylor’s death, coupled with the sharp blow of George Floyd’s murder just two months later, caused such outrage that even the NBA raised its voice. To address systemic racism, the league’s board of governors announced that it will create a foundation dedicated to fostering economic empowerment within the Black community that will be funded by all 30 NBA teams.

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Social Justice Was the Real MVP This NBA Season
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