[NBA, BLM運動] 白人男性アスリートは沈黙し続けるのか


Melo, WNBA raise bar on social activism as white men stay silent


On Monday, Jordan told The Undefeated that he was “deeply troubled by the deaths of African-Americans at the hands of law enforcement and angered by the cowardly and hateful targeting and killing of police officers.” Jordan also made two separate $1 million donations to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund and a police charity. Reaction ranged from great praise (including Jim Brown) to “it’s about time” to noting his straddling of the issue to questioning if there was a better way.

The racial double-standard that lets white athletes off the hook has been called out before (see here, here and here), but white male activism for racial justice has only gotten worse since Steve Nash retired.



Youtube: [2016 ESPYs] Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul, Dwyane Wade, & LeBron James opening segment.

The opening segment from the 2016 ESPY Awards.


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