Black football players at Missouri: We’ll sit out until system president resigns

By Michael Pearson Black football players at the University of Missouri have joined calls demanding the ouster of the president of the state’s four-campus university system over alleged inaction against racism on campus. About 30 players made their thoughts known Saturday night in a tweet posted by Missouri’s Legion of Black Collegians. “The athletes of color on the University of Missouri football team truly believe “Injustice Anywhere is a threat to Justice Everywhere,” read the tweet. “We will no longer participate in any football related activities until President Tim Wolfe resigns or is removed due to his negligence toward marginalized students’ experience.” Read the full article here: http://www.cnn.com/2015/11/08/us/missouri-football-players-protest/index.html

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