“If we must have an enemy at the head of Government, let it be one whom we can oppose, and for whom we are not responsible, who will not involve our party in the disgrace of his foolish and bad measures.”
- Alexander Hamilton. Spiritual father of #NeverTrump
"Although I may not agree with what a person says, I shall fight to my death his right to say it."
All protests go awry no matter how well intended. There is a need to begin addressing the growing divide and increasing militancy of both sides. However like the Uhuryu, the clenched fist of Africa was a sign of unity became the fearful symbol of the Black Panthers, here too the gesture has become a symbol of division.
"Small people talk about people, average people talk about events, great people talk about ideas" Eleanor Roosevelt
I think it is more an issue of not just the Ferguson issue but the case that unarmed black men are shot by police on more than just this one occasion.
But I do think that sport matches are not the appropriate venue for such a statement by athletes.
Dutch Medal count Paralympics Rio 17 gold 19 silver 26 bronze
BLADE BABE STRIKES AGAIN!!!
Wonder why the NFL Rams players did nothing for this
White teen Gilbert Collar killed by black cop Trevis Austin in Alabama mirrors Ferguson - Washington Times