African-American Studies

Henry Louis Aaron (February 5, 1934 – January 22, 2021), nicknamed “Hammer” or “

Henry Louis Aaron (February 5, 1934 – January 22, 2021), nicknamed “Hammer” or “Hammerin’ Hank”, was an American professional baseball right fielder who played 23 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB), from 1954 through 1976. Widely regarded as one of the greatest baseball players in history, he spent 21 seasons with the Milwaukee/Atlanta Braves in the National League (NL) and two seasons with the Milwaukee Brewers in the American League (AL). Wikipedia. In an article, briefly discuss Hank’s Aaron life and how his activism helped pave the way for civil rights in the United States. The article should be detailed and have specific evidence and citations to support your points. The article should also include introductory and concluding paragraphs. The paper should reflect your understanding of key concepts from the research and a high level of synthesis and critical thinking skills. Any quotations, paraphrased material, and ideas drawn from sources must be cited in the text and referenced in APA. 1) Analysis must be presented in chronological order. 2) Timelines should be direct. Do not jump back and forth. 3) Substantiate the article with references to historical events. 4) The article should be written in a direct, straightforward way. 5 Please do not repeat the same points throughout the essay. The paper should read clearly with well-thought-out points and analysis.