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Yankees' Josh Donaldson suspended for Jackie Robinson remark

NEW YORK -- Major League Baseball suspended Yankees third baseman Josh Donaldson for one game Monday after he was accused of making a racist remark toward Chicago White Sox infielder Tim Anderson. Donaldson is appealing the suspension, CBS2's Otis Livingston reported. Benches cleared in the Bronx on Saturday after Donaldson called Anderson "Jackie," a reference to Jackie Robinson, who broke MLB's color barrier.As CBS2's Christina Fan reported, Donaldson's comment has drawn controversy on and off the field."I just think he took it and misinterpreted it to make it bigger than what it was," one person said. "It's not a joke. It's not funny....
CHICAGO, IL
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Tamarac Social Justice Wall Will Include James Sistrunk, Jackie Robinson, and President Kennedy

The Social Justice Wall in Tamarac Village will include national heroes and highlight their contributions to equality in communities across the nation. City leaders unanimously supported the conceptual drawing of the art at the May 11 meeting. Designed through the public art initiative, the wall includes portraits and quotes from social justice leaders.
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