“China gets the NBA to shut up and dribble.”
LeBron James has a new-found appreciation for discretion.
Dramatic partisan divides?
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“a sweat camp for athletes.”
Wrongthink or something.
“The last thing they want to do is turn on the television and hear arguments all the time.”
Not just silence but cheering on anti-Semitism.
“[T]hey have a different form of government.”
“…prosecutors charged Ms. Meng with fraudulently deceiving four banks into making transactions to help Huawei evade United States sanctions against Iran.”
Ballot harvesting, anyone?
WaPo: Some companies won’t give the cash back.
Who will be next?
“…it’s not just wrong it’s un-American.”
“Whenever you see something wrong going on anywhere in the world, you should have the right to say, ‘That’s not right.'”
Plus: NBA commish says “we have no choice but to engage…”
“Everyone got it wrong.”
“Netflix did not respond for a request for comment…”
“If you don’t have a lot of knowledge about it or quite understand it, I don’t think you should talk about it.”
“Could have waited a week to send it”
“a league that prides itself on its players and its coaches being able to speak out openly”
“It’s not unreasonable to expect American companies to put our fundamental democratic rights ahead of profit…”
“…when China tells you to shut the hell up, everybody shuts the hell up”
“We were saying, ‘Free Hong Kong.’ What’s wrong with that?”
“My brother-in-law is actually a Chinese history professor and I emailed him today…”
“It’s a worldly thing.”
“China is using its economic power to silence critics—even those in the U.S.”
“We moved away from that term years ago at the league.”
“No one wants the invite anyway.”
But beating up protesters in America is still A-Okay!
“Around us were horrific beatings. Everywhere we heard blows, shouts, and screams.”
What in the wide wide world of sports is a-goin’ on here?