Out­spo­ken star off air

The Sunday Mail (Queensland) - - NEWS -

OUT­SPO­KEN US broad­caster Jemele Hill, who slammed Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump on so­cial me­dia, has left ESPN.

Hill was sus­pended for opin­ions on so­cial me­dia, in­clud­ing a tweet ref­er­enc­ing Mr Trump as a “white su­prem­a­cist”.

She also tar­geted Dal­las Cow­boys NFL team owner Jerry Jones af­ter he stated that play­ers who dis­re­spected the flag would not play for him.

Her sus­pen­sion came af­ter she tweeted that fans who dis­agreed with Jones should tar­get the team’s ad­ver­tis­ers and not buy the team’s mer­chan­dise.

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