April, Hank Aaron and racism
- Hank Aaron and the Real 'Acting White' Syndrome. Daniels, Lee A. // Washington Informer;5/1/2014, Vol. 49 Issue 29, p27
The author reflects on the views of the African American baseball player Hank Aaron on the "Acting- White syndrome" which discusses the supremacy of Americans over African Americans. Topics discussed include racial discrimination in the U.S., involvement of black Americans in the Major League...
- Braves Hank Aaron mulls retiring from baseball. // Jet;5/7/90, Vol. 78 Issue 4, p50
Reports on Atlanta Braves executive and all-time home run leader Hank Aaron's possible retirement from baseball after five decades. Comments; Other businesses.
- Hank Aaron critical of baseball's pace on minority hiring. // Jet;6/3/91, Vol. 80 Issue 7, p48
Presents comments by baseball Hall of Famer Hank Aaron criticizing baseball's lack of progress in hiring more minority employees. Response by Commissioner Fay Vincent.
- History marks 20th anniversary of Hank Aaron's 715th home run. // Jet;4/18/94, Vol. 85 Issue 24, p53
Reports on the 20th anniversary of Atlanta Braves superstar outfielder Henry Aaron's 715th home run on April 8, 1974. Voted as the greatest moment in baseball history in 1989; Number of home runs during his career; Commemoration of Aaron's homer during the second home game of the season at the...
- Henry Aaron. Fimrite, Ron // Sports Illustrated;9/19/94, Vol. 81 Issue 12, p88
Features baseball's Henry Aaron, 60, who achieved immortality in his 23-year career when he surpassed Babe Ruth's home run record in 1974. Why it seemed a hollow victory to him; Milwaukee Brewers; His book `I Had a Hammer'; His activities as an Atlantic Brave executive since his retirement...
- Hank Aaron to head Negro League celebration. Atkin, Ross // Christian Science Monitor;8/18/95, Vol. 87 Issue 185, p10
Informs about Hank Aaron who will be leading the three-day `Soul of Baseball' celebration organized by the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City, Missouri, from October 27-29, 1995. Brief background of Hank Aaron.
- The home run king. Peterson, Robert W. // Boys' Life;Apr93, Vol. 83 Issue 4, p14
Examines the baseball career of Hank Aaron who is said to be one of the greatest hitters in baseball history. When he retired; Length of his career; His physical size; Aaron's background; Most Valuable Player award.
- Economist refutes GOP's take on trust-fund solvency. K, F.. // AHA News;5/29/95, Vol. 31 Issue 22, p1
Presents the views of economist Henry Aaron refuting the Republican Party's contention that the Medicare hospital trust fund faces a solvency crisis. Evidence of the need for restructuring of the program; Main variables that cause Medicare costs to rise.
- A prisoner of memory. Capuzzo, Mike // Sports Illustrated;12/7/92, Vol. 77 Issue 24, p80
Profiles Henry Aaron, America's reigning Home Run King. His secluded estate south of Atlanta; Constant fear of assassination or other acts of violence; Wife and family; Why he takes no comfort in baseball immortality; A prisoner of memory; Samples of hate mail and other threats received; Origin...