Sport Jemele Hill Hears From ESPN After Calling Donald Trump A White Supremacist

00:38  13 september  2017
00:38  13 september  2017 Source:   Sports Illustrated

White House: ESPN should fire Jemele Hill over Trump ‘white supremacist’ tweet

  White House: ESPN should fire Jemele Hill over Trump ‘white supremacist’ tweet press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said it was “one of the more outrageous comments that anyone could make."White House correspondent David Nakamura began his question by reading Hill’s tweet, then asking press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders whether the president was aware of it.

Jemele Hill Hears From ESPN After Calling Donald Trump A White Supremacist . ESPN has released a statement on Jemele Hill 's string of tweets Monday in which she ripped Donald Trump .

ESPN is distancing itself from tweets by on-air host Jemele Hill Monday calling President Donald Trump a " white supremacist " and "unqualified and unfit to be president." The network posted a tweet from its PR account saying Hill "recognizes her comments were inappropriate."

  Jemele Hill Hears From ESPN After Calling Donald Trump A White Supremacist © Allen Berezovsky/Getty Images

ESPN has released a statement on Jemele Hill's string of tweets Monday in which she ripped Donald Trump.

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Hill, who co-hosts the 6 p.m. edition of SportsCenter, started off by responding to a tweet about Kid Rock.

Things quickly escalated from there and Hill started to respond to people about Trump. The topic of the tweets quickly shifted to white supremacy.

Jemele Hill Responds to Controversy Over Trump White Supremacist Comments

  Jemele Hill Responds to Controversy Over Trump White Supremacist Comments ESPN's Jemele Hill has commented on the controversy surrounding her tweets calling Donald Trump a white supremacist. ESPN's Jemele Hill has commented on the controversy surrounding her tweets calling Donald Trump a white supremacist.

ESPN Anchor: ‘ Donald Trump Is A White Supremacist ’. Derek Hunter. — Jemele Hill (@jemelehill) September 11, 2017. Trump is the most ignorant, offensive president of my lifetime. His rise is a direct result of white supremacy .

Donald Trump is a white supremacist who has largely surrounded himself w/ other white supremacists . — Jemele Hill (@jemelehill) September 12, 2017. The ESPN personality added the bizarre claim that the only reason Trump was elected is the fact that he’s white .

Tuesday afternoon, ESPN PR addressed Hill's comments.

This article was originally published on SI.com

Jemele Hill delivered the perfect tweet in response to Kevin Durant’s Twitter mistake .
She showed she kept her sense of humor after a week of being at the center of controversy.With the spotlight on Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant because he sent some weird third-person tweets that people thought meant he also ran fake Twitter accounts, Hill had one thing to say:

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