Black Sports : Please do support the black university of Missouri black sport team protesters too

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  1. chuck

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    Why black football players at the University of Missouri are going on strike


    What happened at the University of Missouri

    The calls for the University of Missouri's president, Tim Wolfe, to resign are mostly about how he's handled incidents of reported racism at the university ...




    http://www.vox.com/2015/11/8/9691740/missouri-football-boycott-tim-wolfe

    How football and a hunger strike forced the University of Missouri president to resign

    Tim Wolfe announced on Monday that he'd step down after pressure for his resignation built over the weekend.
    vox.com


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    We are no longer taking it. It's time to fight. #ConcernedStudent1950 #MizzouHungerStrike


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    I think asking him to quit is going too far





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    chuck Well-Known Member MEMBER

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    As is always the case it's about the calls of their parents too...
     
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    I hope they stick to their guns. There is strength in numbers. More should be striking with them.
     
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    U went to the MMM/reunion for this? lol
     
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    Really Kemetstry, really? And you received an "Agree" to this statement, whose side are y'all on? :facepalm: Meanwhile, not only has Wolfe resigned, but the top is where the buck starts and stops ...

    Remember Ferguson?



    Missouri protest is a sign of players' involvement as students, and that's good

    The University of Missouri canceled all football activities on Sunday, hours after coach Gary Pinkel tweeted out support of his players, who are refusing to practice or play until school president Tim Wolfe is "no longer in office" ...

    http://sports.yahoo.com/news/missou...t-as-students--and-that-s-good-021854997.html

    Missouri protest is a sign of players' involvement as students, and that's good

    Whether Missouri's black football players are right by refusing to practice or play doesn't matter as much as the fact that they have taken their role as student-athletes seriously.
    sports.yahoo.com



    Missouri player strike could cost Tigers $1 million to BYU

    The threat of a cancellation to this week’s game between Missouri and BYU became a bit more realistic Sunday afternoon following a released statement from University of Missouri System President Tim Wolfe ...

    http://collegefootballtalk.nbcsport...-1-million-to-byu/?ocid=Yahoo&partner=ya5nbcs

    Missouri player strike could cost Tigers $1 million to BYU

    The threat of a cancellation to this week’s game between Missouri and BYU became a bit more realistic Sunday afternoon following a released statement from University of Missouri System Presid…
    collegefootballtalk.nbcsports.com



    Mizzou president faces pressure to resign amid racial tension

    Dozens of University of Missouri football players are refusing to take the field, and faculty and grad students plan to walk out of classrooms in protests Monday morning. They want the school's president, Tim Wolfe, to resign, saying Wolfe is ignoring a climate of hate against black students. Adriana Diaz reports from Columbia, Missouri ...


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    :11100:he quit......
     
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    They didn't bring this up at the march. lol

    It's moot now. The faculty threatened to walk out too. So he resigned





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