Trump is the most ignorant, offensive president of my lifetime. His rise is a direct result of white supremacy. Period.— Jemele Hill (@jemelehill) September 11, 2017
Donald Trump is a white supremacist who has largely surrounded himself w/ other white supremacists.— Jemele Hill (@jemelehill) September 11, 2017
He is unqualified and unfit to be president. He is not a leader. And if he were not white, he never would have been elected— Jemele Hill (@jemelehill) September 12, 2017
If you express opinions like this in public, your employer may have a sad, but you can leave them up (it's your private Twitter account) and your employer can explain they didn't do it and you understand maybe you shouldn't have done it:
ESPN Statement on Jemele Hill: pic.twitter.com/3kfexjx9zQ— ESPN PR (@ESPNPR) September 12, 2017
(Except I agree with Dane Rauschenberg):
The hell they were. Not a damn thing inappropriate about a single one of @jemelehill's statements.— Dane Rauschenberg (@SeeDaneRun) September 12, 2017
Facts are uncomfortable sometimes.
But the White House will call for your head; well, at least your unemployment:
Because the 1st Amendment is only for people who like the POTUS; or something.White House press secretary Sarah Sanders calls Jemele Hill's comments 'a fireable offense.' pic.twitter.com/M0wYyZuNUp— Sports Illustrated (@SInow) September 13, 2017
Apparently Trump's thin skin is shared by all his mouthpieces.....