Double standards!! ✊🏽
ESPN has yet another controversy on its hands, merely weeks after the nation’s premier sports network found itself in hot water after reassigning an Asian American correspondent from covering a football game simply because he happened to share his birth-name with the head general of the defeated Confederacy Robert E. Lee. This time the network is under fire from right-wingers angry that one of the network’s anchors, an African American woman named Jemele Hill who co-hosts the prime-time Sports Center, stated on Twitter what much of the country already knows to be true: that President Donald J. Trump is a “bigot” and a “white supremacist.” In doing so Hill has now made a slew of enemies in high places such as the White House, which reportedly wants her axed from the network permanently.
So what exactly did the tweets consist of that right-wingers and the Trump administration find so…
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