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Pope Francis blesses NBA team’s MLK jersey

January 18, 2021

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CWN Editor's Note: “On Dr. King’s birthday [January 15], @Pontifex blessed our 20-21 MLK Nike City Edition jersey to honor our shared commitment to making positive change in social equality, economic empowerment and love,” the Atlanta Hawks tweeted. In November, a group of NBA players met with Pope Francis and discussed social justice.

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