She just crossed the line…
According to The Blaze, former ESPN host Jemele Hill floated the idea of doing away with performances of “The Star Spangled Banner” before sporting events because it has been “weaponized” against people of color.
“The Mavericks should have held their ground because playing the national anthem shouldn’t be a pregame ritual in American sports,” she wrote in response to the team’s decision to resume playing the anthem before games. “Not during a time when many people — including many athletes of color — are deeply uncomfortable with how patriotic symbols have been weaponized to undermine and diminish the humanity of black and brown Americans.”
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