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Not enough or ‘segregation again'? NFL's rumored ‘Black national anthem' stunt fails to win anyone over

6 monthes ago   |   By RT

Rumors that the National Football League plans to play the ‘Black national anthem' before games once it returns have failed to please anyone, with people either considering it divisive or not going far enough to fight racism.
The NFL plans to have ‘Lift Every Voice And Sing' performed live or played before every Week 1 game, ESPN reported on Thursday, citing “a source familiar with the league's discussions.”
The move would be just one of the measures Commissioner Roger Godell is considering to raise awareness of “systemic racism.” Other contemplated moves include listing the names of...
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NFL to play Black national anthem 'Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing' before 'Star Spangled Banner' at Week 1 games

NFL to play Black national anthem 'Lift Ev'ry Voice and Sing' before 'Star Spangled Banner' at Week 1 games

6 monthes ago   |   By CBS Sports

The league is also considering helmet decals to jersey patches for victims of police brutality
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NFL Reportedly Planning to Play Black National Anthem Before All Week 1 Games

6 monthes ago   |   By Bleacher Report

The NFL is considering playing " Lift Ev'ry Voice And Sing" before the national anthem for its slate of games in Week 1, according to The Undefeated's Jason Reid. The song is known as the Black national anthem...
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