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White ESPN Reporter Claims She Was Demoted Because She Was White

On Friday, former ESPN sports reporter Brittany “Britt” McHenry spilled a little tea about her tenure with the network, claiming to have been demoted because she is white.  *record scratch* Back in April 2017, ESPN made several rounds of cuts and layoffs due to the network’s decrease in TV viewership, ratings …

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ESPN Fires Donovan McNabb Surrounding Sexual Assault Allegations

ESPN has reportedly cut all ties with Donovan McNabb after a thorough investigation into sexual harassment claims from his time at the NFL Network. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ A former wardrobe stylist at the network listed McNabb in a lawsuit that claims several employees sexually harassed her, including Marshall Faulk, Ike Taylor, …

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ESPN Suspends Jemele Hill For Encouraging a Boycott of the Dallas Cowboys

Jemele Hill has been suspended for two weeks after violating ESPN’s social media guidelines, for a second time. The network announced its decision Monday afternoon, saying Hill “previously acknowledged letting her colleagues and company down with an impulsive tweet.” “In the aftermath, all employees were reminded of how individual tweets …

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ESPN to Lay Off About 100 Employees

On Wednesday, ESPN sent a memo to its employees, confirming the dismissal of nearly 100 employees, including some of the network’s popular on-air talent. “Dynamic change demands an increased focus on versatility and value, and as a result, we have been engaged in the challenging process of determining the talent …

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Sage Steele Booted From ESPN’s ‘NBA Countdown’

Sage Steele has been booted from ESPN’s “NBA Countdown” show just a week before the playoffs.     Critics online have been celebrating Steele’s removal. She’s received a great amount of backlash over the last few months over multiple comments she’s made regarding the black community, politics, and most recently …

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Dan Le Batard Shuts Down Racist Who Comes For Papi

Dan Le Batard hosts ESPN’s hilarious sports/pop culture show, Highly Questionable, alongside Bomani Jones and his father Gonzalo Le Batard, affectionately known as “Papi.”  The show is a favorite amongst sports lovers and non-sports lovers alike, especially when Papi raps along to hip hop music with his heavy Cuban accent. …

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