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Biden pays tribute to ‘unbreakable’ Hank Aaron – POLITICO

“For generations of athletes and civil rights advocates who followed, he showed how to be proud and be unafraid to stand up for what is right and just,” Biden said….

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Hank Aaron passed away peacefully in his sleep on Friday, according to a team statement. | David Goldman/AP Photo
President Joe Biden on Friday marked the passing of baseball legend Henry Hank Aaron, hailing the Hall of Famers monumental contributions to the game and legacy of fighting for racial equality.
With courage and dignity, he eclipsed the most hallowed record in sports while absorbing vengeance that would have broken most people. But he was unbreakable, Biden said in a statement.
Aaron,…

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