Stephen A. Crockett Jr.
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Senior Editor @ The Root, boxes outside my weight class, when they go low, you go lower.
Jul 7
13

Funny you ask. He was placed in one cop’s car who asked him why he got so mad over cake and they started talking and it turned out the cop used to go the Caribbean spot all the time, Derrick said he worked there and the cop pulled over and let him go. He told him he was lucky and we assumed that meant he was either Read more

May 29 2019
16

Sounds like you’re still watching. There are programs to help you with this addiction. Also your position is all over the place. Kaepernick was protesting injustice in the black community. The NFL said you can’t do that here and it would’ve been nice for black folks to stand in solidarity with the man that risked his Read more

May 29 2019
25

I’m coming down on NFL fans because it’s happening now. I was 13 when Craig Hodges incident went down but I damn sure referenced in a piece I wrote which was originally titled “Fuck Michael Jordan.” I’m not holding the NFL’s feet to the flame for what they did to George Taliaferro, I’m holding them accountable for Read more

May 29 2019
64

Yes. I do hold black sports fan accountable but the difference with the NBA and the WNBA, as those women are actually leading the charge in protest, is that the stars of both leagues have made it impossible for the owners to come down on the players. You think anyone is telling LeBron he can’t wear a Tamir Rice Read more