Posts Tagged: protest

Alvin Ailey

Alvin Ailey Dancers Protest for Better Wages

Alvin Ailey Dancers Protest for better wages.  What??  yep the dancers of the legendary Alvin Ailey Dance Troop are not happy with their current compensation.  They say they are paid 35% less than other dance companies.  These dancers who perform in some 200 performances are protesting and are boycotting performances.  What they do is hard… Read more »

At Least

At Least 8 Dead at Santa Fe High School Near Houston

At least 8 dead at Santa Fe High School near Houston.    When is this mess going to stop?  Another senseless shooting at a high school in Santa Fe Texas which is located near Houston.  The suspect was a student at the school and his crazy a– is in custody.  I’m so sick of all… Read more »

The Seattle Seahawks canceled a meeting with Colin Kaepernick

The Seattle Seahawks Canceled a Meeting with Colin Kaepernick

The Seattle Seahawks canceled a meeting with Colin Kaepernick. The reason for the cancelation is being reported as Colin refusing to end his protest. But it’s also being reported that the meeting was canceled because the Seahawks asked Kap what was his plan moving forward on how to handle everything and there was not a firm… Read more »

This might be why NFL owners are falling in behind President Trump

This Might Be Why NFL Owners Are Falling In Behind President Trump

This might be why NFL owners are falling in behind President Trump. The president suggested in a tweet that tax laws favorable to the NFL may need changing if all this protesting doesn’t stop. “Why is the NFL getting massive tax breaks while at the same time disrespecting our Anthem, Flag and Country? Change tax law!”… Read more »

The NAACP is coming for Jerry Jones over his benching comments

The NAACP is Coming for Jerry Jones Over His Benching Comments

The NAACP is coming for Jerry Jones over his benching comments. Jerry announced any player that protests during the national anthem will be benched. The NAACP released a statement that reads in part, “This is not an issue about our flag, this is an issue about police brutality, (racism, and the ability of members of the… Read more »

NBA players will be required to stand for the National Anthem

NBA Players Will Be Required to Stand for the National Anthem

NBA players will be required to stand for the National Anthem. Commissioner Adam Silver expects it this season. In a memo that ESPN got their hands on, “the league office will determine how to deal with any possible instance in which a player, coach, or trainer does not stand for the anthem.” The league doesn’t say… Read more »