ESPN suspends Jemele Hill over tweets urging Dallas Cowboys boycott

Good Two weeks without here…. yet others were fired for doing the same. This part we don’t quite understand…. when there are plenty of talented men and women who are not so racially motivated waiting in the wings do you continue to maintain a group of racists.


ESPN on Monday suspended SportsCenter co-host Jemele Hill for two weeks for what it called violations of its social media guidelines over the weekend. After Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones’ warning that he would bench players who kneel during the national anthem, Hill tweeted that “change happens when advertisers are impacted” and urged a “boycott” of vendors and advertisers associated with the Cowboys. She also tweeted, “If only Greg Hardy had kneeled,” a reference to a defensive end found guilty of assaulting his ex-girlfriend in 2014, then hired by the Cowboys in 2015. It was the second time ESPN had deemed Hill’s tweets “inappropriate.” In September, she faced a backlash after she called President Trump a white supremacist.

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