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BTS fans match band's $1 million Black Lives Matter donation

Beloved Korean pop band BTS —and their fans —are putting their money where their mouth is. No sooner had the K-pop kings tweeted their solidarity with Black Lives Matter, than they donated $ 1 million to the movement. And then BTS fans, who call themselves the Adorable Representative M.C. for Youth (ARMY), immediately jumped on…

How a 'rogue' employee forced NFL, Goodell into new Black Lives Matter stance

The NFL’s public shift on the Black Lives Matter movement, which led to a Friday video from commissioner Roger Goodell condemning racism and admitting wrongdoing, started with an Instagram DM. “Hey Mike,” it began. Bryndon Minter wasn’t sure Saints receiver Michael Thomas would even read the message. He knew it could get him fired. He…