Layshia On Players Using Their Platform To Speak Out On Issues Of Race, Social Justice | MSNBC

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New York Liberty point guard Layshia Clarendon joins Andrea Mitchell to discuss, WNBA players using their platform to speak out on issues of race and social justice as the sport returns, saying, "We knew coming back to this season there was such an opportunity. We knew all eyes were looking at us. And first and foremost it was an opportunity to lead." Aired on 07/29/2020.
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Layshia On Players Using Their Platform To Speak Out On Issues Of Race, Social Justice | MSNBC

39 Comments on "Layshia On Players Using Their Platform To Speak Out On Issues Of Race, Social Justice | MSNBC"

  1. Kevin McNeil | July 29, 2020 at 3:02 PM | Reply

    Your killing sports ……

  2. The only WNBA player I know is Juwana Man.

  3. John La Monte | July 29, 2020 at 3:20 PM | Reply

    OJs innocent!

  4. Thought that was Patrick Mahomes. 🏈🏀

  5. Thomas Cunningham | July 29, 2020 at 3:56 PM | Reply

    It’s not there platform! If there employer allows for them to protest or take knee then ok. Doing just cause on TV alot of people don’t want to see that or live there lives that way.

    • Cubs MLB Perfect Inning Gaming | July 30, 2020 at 11:06 AM | Reply

      The employers are allowing it

    • Thomas Cunningham | July 30, 2020 at 11:09 AM | Reply

      @Cubs MLB Perfect Inning Gaming If there employer is allowing it nothing we can do but not watch. Stopped watching NFL last year.

    • Cliff Medina | July 30, 2020 at 6:22 PM | Reply

      The Democrat Communist party are very good at voter Fraud. Why do you think they suppress voter ID!
      SAVE AMERICA…DECIMATE THE DEMOCRAT PARTY 2020!

  6. Rick James5678 | July 29, 2020 at 3:59 PM | Reply

    I don’t want my entertainment infused with race debates, politics, crime rates, LGBTQ stance, religion, pro life stance, or anything serious. We watch sports to get away from the grind, not to be reminded of it. What’s next? Are they going to deliver your bills at the movie theaters? How about a promotion exam at the club.

    • The athletes you expect to perform for you are human beings. They live in this world the same as everyone else.

  7. WNBA Silence on China is Violence

  8. Of course she isn’t worried I mean come on how hard is it gonna be to social distance with only 10 people in attendance

  9. Alex Hamilton | July 29, 2020 at 4:26 PM | Reply

    I don’t watch it anyway LOL

  10. Pledge to make good trouble!

    • Robert Alker | July 31, 2020 at 5:11 AM | Reply

      That comment ‘make good trouble’ and attributed to John Lewis just rocks my socks off. I respect and embrace the actions of sportswomen and sportsmen to use their professional sporting background as a basis to advance social justice for everyone.

    • Robert Alker – me too! Let’s show our respect with solidarity.

  11. John3:16 nkjv
    For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life.

  12. yeah… nobody watching the wnba

  13. Maryam Turner | July 29, 2020 at 5:33 PM | Reply

    May God be the goly

  14. I’m a member of WMCJ we want equal numbers on the floor!!! (White

  15. Richard Walling | July 29, 2020 at 6:15 PM | Reply

    We are one nation, under God. We are all one nationality – one people. Those who seek to divide us do so for their own not to help those who truly need it. We have accomplished so much in 245 years – think of another century of working TOGETHER as Americans to achieve even more. Trump 2020; Haley & Scott 2024!

    • Simon Nielsen | July 31, 2020 at 12:26 AM | Reply

      Stable genius responsible for 150,000 American deaths and America having 25% of global coronavirus cases: “Person. Woman. Man. Camera. TV.”

  16. Rest in power

  17. Poor poor victims making 100s of thousands or even millions throwing a ball through a hoop. Such a horrible life these “females” live.

  18. soldirz bountyz takez presidentz america 2 dumb 2 fix itself any issue

  19. the useless human inda westwing removed 2 save hypocrisy

  20. Watch we have another new spin on the fake news media machine. We will now start to see new racism videos being propped up and running viral. Trying to point to oh see racism does exist

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