The Noble expirment
jackie robinson the Persevering ball player
summary of jackie robinson
Jackie Robinson didn’t know how to he could do it but somehow he needed to. He knew he needed to for his family himself and black youth. (pg 295)
his courage was being questioned, he was basically being called a coward. He had to stay calm and not let it get to you.
Jackie robinsons quotes
Bean balls would be thrown at me. I would be called the kinds of names which would hurt and infuriate any man. I would physically attacked.
“they’ll taunt you and goad you,” Mr. Rickey said. “They’ll do anything to make you react. They’ll try to provoke a race riot in the ballpark.