Athletes’ protest disrespectful
Re: Politics and sports can’t be separated (Oct. 7)
As a loyal Free Press reader for more than 50 years, I have read many columns with which I have disagreed, but Dan Lett’s takes the cake.
Do you really think that sports fans, or anyone else for that matter, need overpaid prima donnas who couldn’t compose a proper English sentence if their life depended on it to set an example for them? No, I’m not talking about journalists — I’m talking about so-called “professional” athletes.
If they really want to make a difference, I suggest they do something constructive with their time and money, rather than engage in behaviour