U.S. President Donald Trump participates in a roundtable discussion with state leaders on prison reform in Berkeley Heights, New Jersey

Trump Slams NFL Players For Kneeling During National Anthem In Preseason Game

President Donald Trump slammed several NFL players who knelt during preseason games on Thursday. “The NFL players are at it again,” Trump tweeted Friday morning, suggesting players should just “be happy, be cool!” The NFL players are at it again – taking a knee when they should be standing proudly for the National Anthem. Numerous […]

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LeBron James Is Done With Trump: 'I Would Never Sit Across From Him'

NBA superstar LeBron James called out President Donald Trump on Monday night for escalating racial tensions.  “He’s kinda used sports to kinda divide us,” James told CNN’s Don Lemon. “And that’s something that I can’t relate to because I know that sport was the first time I was around someone white.” Trump has repeatedly slammed professional athletes, some […]

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Donald Trump Rips NFL's New National Anthem Policy After Praising It

If the NFL thought its new national anthem policy was going to permanently satisfy President Donald Trump, it better come up with a new game plan. In response to the furor over players kneeling during the national anthem in protest of racial injustice ― not to mention the president calling for kneelers to be fired ― […]

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick prepares to take the field before an NFL game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara

Does Colin Kaepernick Have A First Amendment Case Against Donald Trump?

If his collusion case against the NFL and its team owners fails, former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, allegedly blacklisted by the league for his decision to kneel in protest during the national anthem, may have another legal recourse: suing President Donald Trump and the NFL for violating his First Amendment rights. Trump has spent […]

Trump Posthumously Pardons Boxer Jack Johnson

President Donald Trump told reporters Thursday that he is pardoning late heavyweight boxing champion Jack Johnson, who was arrested in 1912 for driving his white girlfriend across state lines. Trump indicated last month he was considering pardoning the boxer at the urging of actor Sylvester Stallone, who was present at Thursday’s announcement.  Sylvester Stallone in the […]

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MLB's José Altuve Not Remotely Intimidated By President Trump During WH Visit

Traditionally, when a U.S. professional sports team wins a championship, the president invites the team to the White House for a meet-and-greet. Some athletes have opted out of invitations to President Donald Trump’s White House because of his divisive politics. Many Philadelphia Eagles players have already said they would not be attending should the invitation be offered to […]

Trump arrives in West Palm Beach, Florida

UCLA Basketball Players Freed Before Trump Intervened: Report

President Donald Trump may not have had a role in the release of three California college basketball players arrested in China. ESPN reported Friday that the three University of California, Los Angeles basketball players, who were allegedly caught shoplifting in China, were already scheduled to return home by the time Chief of Staff John Kelly said the […]

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U.S. Olympian Deletes Selfie With Ivanka Trump: 'I Was Tired Of Reading The Hate'

U.S. Olympic bobsledder Lauren Gibbs refuses to give a platform to hate. The 33-year-old athlete won a silver medal with Elana Meyers Taylor in the women’s bobsleigh event at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea. But this week, she faced an online backlash over a selfie she took with senior White House adviser Ivanka […]