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There are a lot of very important things happening in the world right now. Important things to see, important things to read, important things to understand and important things to be a part of.

With so much happening, it can be easy to miss things. Don’t miss reading Gabe Marks:

You stand by and say that because you personally didn’t pull the trigger, you aren’t the problem when in reality, your complacency and reticence to demand change has emboldened these killers because they’ve seen that you will do nothing in the face of their hunting of black people in our communities. The words of Angela Davis ring so true to me: “In a racist society, it is not enough to be non-racist — we must be anti-racist.”

That is 77 words out of more than 4,200. I strongly encourage you to read them all.

Gabe Marks: It’s time for a frank discussion on race in America
THE MURDER OF George Floyd in Minneapolis has triggered a reaction in the nation’s black community that has people drawing parallels to the 1960s. As a product of Los Angeles’ African American neighborhoods I can tell you exactly why this killing triggered such an outpouring.

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Basketball:

Pac 12 All-Time Series Part 2 - Last Word on Pro Basketball
Washington State’s basketball program is the worst of the Pac-12, reaching only five NCAA tournaments in the modern era. Given the lack of selection, it’s easy to designate the 2007-08 Cougars team as the best in school history.

WSU Athletics

Locally: Five Washington State athletes earn NCAA All-American honors in track and field | SWX Right Now - Sports for Spokane, CdA, Tri-Cities, WA
the NCAA decided to recognize all qualifiers who remained on the “startlist” for their event on March 11 as All-Americans without designating first team, second team or honorable mention.

That list includes five Washington State Cougars