Except it’s not political. He says nothing about any politician or political party or even a law. He spoke out on a cause he believes in. Yes those and political issues tend to overlap but you can have one without it being political, and frankly in my opinion that’s a lot of what’s wrong with us as a society today, we’ve lost the ability to talk about current events and issues without making them about politics. He’s asking you to listen to African Americans who he feels are treated differently than white people. That’s not political that’s drawing attention to a cause he believes in.
Which is also awesome.
Some of the Blackhawks had some nice words
Not just with the GF issue but the COVID and other issues too
Don Mattingly has a local charity and has provided a chunk of money to the United Way of Southwestern Indiana to help create a COVID and Emergency Response Fund
Good for Leonard and all the Colts that have done something positive this week. Frank Reich gave a great speech and Isiah Rogers was involved in doing clean up in his home town after riots. Put the race issue aside for a moment, however you feel about it, I think we can all agree it’s a good thing when pro-athletes make a positive impact in the community beyond the football field.