Why Did the Police Shoot Jacob Blake? | The Daily Social Distancing Show
Another look at systemic police violence and racial injustice: Jacob Blake, an unarmed Black man, was shot in the back seven times by police and may never walk again.
In a move that was long past due, Washington Redskins owner Dan Snyder announced Friday the team will undergo a “thorough review of the team’s name.”The team said it has been discussing internally a name change with the league in recent weeks.
Patrick Mahomes participated in a video message sent to the link that helped encourage a swift response from the commissioner about its stance on social justice. Mahomes is promoting a voter registration program in Kansas City, and he also said that athletes should not have to quote “stick to sports” but instead try to affect the world in the most positive way possible. Hear why Shannon Sharpe believes that Mahomes will inspire other athletes to start speaking their minds when it comes to political issues.