Controversy, Sports, Television

What a Surprise: Jemele Hill Receives 2 Week Suspension from ESPN

  Have you seen this meme? Speaks volumes, yes? Another tough day for Black women in sports. Yesterday, Jemele Hill was suspended from her flagship broadcast, Sportscenter,ย on ESPN for what they have cited as a breach of their social media policies. Hill took to Twitter on the heels of Jerry Jones, owner of the Dallas… Continue reading What a Surprise: Jemele Hill Receives 2 Week Suspension from ESPN

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ESPN Correspondent, Jemele Hill, Receives a Mixture of Backlash and Support Over Trump Tweets

      Jemele Hill, sports journalist and ESPN correspondent, has been receiving tons of attention after a series of tweets she posted in regards to President Donald Trump, calling 45 a "white supremacist who has largely surrounded himself w/ other white supremacists". https://twitter.com/jemelehill/status/907392229290934272 https://twitter.com/jemelehill/status/907393203762073600   https://twitter.com/jemelehill/status/907393436487180292 https://twitter.com/jemelehill/status/907393610211053569 https://twitter.com/jemelehill/status/907395085482033152   The tweets were posted on… Continue reading ESPN Correspondent, Jemele Hill, Receives a Mixture of Backlash and Support Over Trump Tweets