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Jackie Robinson was the first black Baseball player to play in the major leagues. He played for the Dodgers, and although many boycotted he and his team held strong.

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How did Jackie Robinson influence Civil Rights in 1949?

Yes, Jackie Robinson has an influence on the civil rights movement

What did Jackie Robinson do after his Baseball career?

Jackie Robinson worked for Chock Full'o Nuts as a spokesperson and his efforts advanced to the civil rights movement

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fighting against prejustice, to give black people rights and he made lasting impact on civil rights

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What baseball plaer and civil rights hero a Brooklyn dodgers legend was born on this day in 1919?

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What significance did Jackie Robinson have on the civil rights movement?

Baseball is an American treasure. When Jackie Robinson began playing for Brooklyn, he broke barriers and dealt with a lot discrimination. He handled it with courage and inspired others and helped to change the opinion of others. This all helped the Civil Rights Movement.

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