CLEVELAND, Ohio — The phrases “shut up and dribble” and “stick to sports” are still hurled at athletes who choose to speak out on political or social-justice issues. As athletes more often use their platforms to create change, standing up for social justice is quickly become the norm.

“I think in the future there’s not going to be a blurred line,” said former NFL player Madieu Williams, founder of the Madieu Williams Foundation. “There’s not

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