PHILADELPHIA UNION PLAYERS WEAR NAMES OF BLACK VICTIMS OF POLICE BRUTALITY ON JERSEYS AT MLS TOURNAMENT
“We gotta stay focused,” Jenkins said. “All of this back and forth that’s going on right now is a distraction. Comments were made, and they were wrong. Allow those who were impacted by it to voice their grievances.”
He continued: “But we’ve got to stay focused. Because Breonna Taylor’s killers are still not arrested. We’re still fighting for justice. We’ve got a lot of work to do. And this ain’t it. Stay focused.”
But Jenkins went further in the caption of his post.
MARK CUBAN DOESN’T BELIEVE MAVERICKS’ JERSEY WITH A SOCIAL MESSAGE IS A DISTRACTION
“We can honor the Jewish heritage and trauma while staying focused on what matters. Jewish people aren’t our problem, and we aren’t their problem,” he wrote. “Let’s not lose focus on what the problem truly is, and that’s that black lives still don’t matter in this country. Push this energy toward arresting and convicting the killers of Breonna Taylor and burning systemic racism to the ground.”
Earlier this week, Jackson posted a passage from a book falsely caused by Adolf Hitler. He also praised Louis Farrakhan in two other Instagram posts. Those items have been deleted and he’s apologized for the posts.
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