After Floyd Death, LeBron James Puts ‘Activism Into Action’ With New Voter Rights Group | MSNBC

After Floyd Death, LeBron James Puts 'Activism Into Action' With New Voter Rights Group | MSNBC 1

 

Megastar LeBron James is teaming up with athletes and celebrities, taking action following the death of George Floyd to form"More Than a Vote," a new voting rights group aimed at helping African Americans get to the polls. WNBA All Star and ESPN Analyst Chiney Ogwumike joins MSNBC’s Ayman Mohyeldin to discuss putting “activism into action.” Ogwumike addresses the death of Breonna Taylor, adding she is “glad” to see the act banning no-knock warrants in her honor be passed, spotlighting the effectiveness of the protestors. (This interview is from MSNBC’s “The Beat with Ari Melber, a news show covering politics, law and culture airing nightly at 6pm ET on MSNBC. ). Aired on 6/12/2020.
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After Floyd Death, LeBron James Puts 'Activism Into Action' With New Voter Rights Group | MSNBC

43 Comments on "After Floyd Death, LeBron James Puts ‘Activism Into Action’ With New Voter Rights Group | MSNBC"

  1. Chiney looks amazing. A beautiful black woman.

    • @Margaret Nicol I can appreciate both!!💞💖😍🤤 She’s a quadruple threat!!

    • martin clarke | June 13, 2020 at 11:29 AM | Reply

      @Margaret Nicol that is why so many american ladies are lonely and miserable..you ladies cant just simply accept a compliment and let it be..you have to be uptight and all political about everything

    • Margaret Nicol | June 13, 2020 at 12:49 PM | Reply

      @martin clarke Maybe that’s because it’s a VERY political topic – not a beauty contest? She’s a beautiful girl but the topic is not.

    • martin clarke | June 13, 2020 at 12:55 PM | Reply

      @Margaret Nicol so you can only say a woman is beautiful if she is in a beauty contest? American are too serious sometimes…

    • Margaret Nicol | June 13, 2020 at 7:18 PM | Reply

      @martin clarke Then thank God you’re not living through this seriousness.

  2. Baby drumphf | June 12, 2020 at 8:30 PM | Reply

    I’m renting an old school bus & I’m going to offer Free rides to the Polling stations to minorities, senior citizens & handicapped people!

  3. Shannon Dyke | June 12, 2020 at 8:40 PM | Reply

    Amen…

  4. Gina Jackson | June 12, 2020 at 8:41 PM | Reply

    More Brothers with a platform stepping up God Bless🙏

  5. David Martinez | June 12, 2020 at 8:56 PM | Reply

    What a beautiful woman inside and out.

  6. Great work so many people have been disenfranchised from Democracy through voter suppression and purging of electoral rolls and mass closure of polling stations.

    • Ricky Spanish | June 12, 2020 at 9:22 PM | Reply

      There shouldn’t even be stores in neighborhoods where you have to bar the windows.

    • @Ricky Spanish pitiful attempt at distraction. Populist rhetoric and slogans are ineffective tactics in a crisis.

  7. A million “Thank yous” to Mr. Labron James for all the good that you do. May God bless you and America. 🇺🇸♥️🙏

  8. It’s my Sincere Hope that LeBron’s involvement will be the voice that brings Real Change to the way that America thinks about this injustice.. Akron has Always been a Community Centered city, and we have been proud of Him and Everyone in this town.. LeBron has Never forgotten Who he is, and How he was able to Move Forward.. The man is an inspiration to all of the people who have Hopes and Dreams.. It’s time to finally correct the injustices that have plagued this Country for Far Too Long.. Lary

  9. “My existence is the resistance.” -WNBA All Star Chiney Ogwumike

  10. Lafayette Mitchell | June 12, 2020 at 10:38 PM | Reply

    ENFORCE ABSENTEE
    AND MAIL IN VOTING – So simple.. just like DMV renewal for plates…
    MAIL IN VOTE !!!

  11. Let’s send Trump’s favorite phrase (and the only one he gets right) back at him, “YOU’RE FIRED!” VOTE!!!!!

    • Yup we will VOTE him out!💪

    • No one is perfect but Biden will be better than trump period.

    • @Vic Una You’re right, we’re all human and imperfect, but there is a limit to what is acceptable when it comes to presidential imperfection!!

    • @pepoppins yes and in this case we have to choose from Biden and Trump.
      Biden is way better than trump. So let us say we are losing four years. I will prefer to still have our country after four years than loss our country.
      General Mattis is warning us all.
      https://youtu.be/oYa8mEr3sJA

    • @Vic Una For most of us, we are one people, one nation. We are SO much better than Trump’s America! Thanks for the link; I’m all in for America and not at all in for Trump’s personality cult!

  12. Alfredo Lopez | June 12, 2020 at 11:08 PM | Reply

    We are with u james

  13. They should also use their money to employ lawyers to make sure the Republicans don’t reduce voting !

  14. Susan Stanley | June 13, 2020 at 12:05 AM | Reply

    I love LeBron. He is good to his family and always helps Ohio communities.

  15. Screw Trump, if America has to have a “king”…..

  16. The big change is that when brutality and racism occurs someone records what you do or say. They then share it with the world!!!

  17. Lovenaturenaturally bu | June 13, 2020 at 1:27 AM | Reply

    She’s well spoken and intelligent young lady and were talented too.. thank you for speaking up and keep the fire 🔥 going..

  18. David Walker | June 13, 2020 at 3:10 AM | Reply

    Trump , Pence and his entourage votes by mail, why can’t everybody.

  19. Simon Nielsen | June 13, 2020 at 9:18 AM | Reply

    Remind me, when was Laura Ingraham elected to political office? Her argument that people not elected to office shouldn’t have a voice on political matters is absolutely absurd, and it ironically disqualifies her own show from ever being aired.

  20. Francoise Loffler | June 13, 2020 at 10:00 AM | Reply

    Very GOOD IDEA…DO A GOOD JOB AND SHOW TO TRUMP THAT YOU ARE NOT AFRAID OF HIM…BRAVO…support from Europe!

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