In the last text Floyd sent to Wayne (pictured), he told the rapper to get political in his lyrics and referenced civil rights leaders Malcolm X and Martin Luther King. Despite Floyd's anger at what he saw as the unfair treatment of black people by society, Wayne said his 'big bro' was the most peaceful man he knew … [Read more...] about EXCLUSIVE: George Floyd’s last message to rapper friend was to be a voice for the black community like NFL baller Colin Kaepernick – in haunting foreshadowing of his deadly arrest where white cop kneeled on his neck
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The disturbing footage shows Floyd pleading with police and saying "I can't breathe" to the cop who was kneeling on his neck. … [Read more...] about Who is Colin Kaepernick and why is he not in the NFL anymore?
While Nike’s share price fell 2% on Tuesday, there’s little doubt the campaign is generating huge publicity: according to ESPN, Nike was mentioned 3.4m times on Twitter in the 21 hours after Kaepernick first mentioned the advert. The commercial will air on television for the first time on Thursday night during the NFL’s opening game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Atlanta Falcons. The ad will be narrated by Kaepernick and will also feature Serena Williams, NFL star Odell Beckham Jr and marathon runner Eliud Kipchoge. … [Read more...] about LeBron James backs Nike’s Kaepernick advert as Donald Trump renews NFL attack
'We all watched the horrific death of George Floyd on video as witnesses begged the police officer to take him into the police car and get off his neck,' Crump said. 'This abusive, excessive and inhumane use of force cost the life of a man who was being detained by the police for questioning about a non-violent charge.' … [Read more...] about Star Wars’ John Boyega furiously tells any fans of his who are racist to ‘f**k off’ as he defends ‘I f**king hate racists’ tweet following the tragic death of George Floyd
“We can’t love forever and the hate is coming out and I’m afraid,” Jackson said at Friday’s rally. “I’m honestly afraid because I know what comes from hate, from us, and I know why y’all are so scared. Because y’all are scared that we’re going to pull a you on you. I know why y’all are scared. Y’all have been doing us wrong for so long, y’all think karma’s going to hit you right back. … [Read more...] about ‘Am I next?’: Coco Gauff, Stephen Jackson join outcry over George Floyd killing