Against racism: Basketball legend Jordan donates $ 100 million

The money (around 88 million euros), it should flow to organizations that campaigned for equality, social justice and educational opportunities, it said in a St

Against racism: Basketball legend Jordan donates $ 100 million

The money (around 88 million euros), it should flow to organizations that campaigned for equality, social justice and educational opportunities, it said in a Statement from Jordan's spokesperson on Friday.

The 57-year-old Jordan had already shown up before, "sad, really distressed and angry" by the brutal death of the African-American George Floyd in Minneapolis. Floyd died after a police operation, his death had triggered a wave of protest against racism and police violence in the United States.

"Black lives count. As long as the deep-rooted racism (...) in our country not comp lett is eradicated, we will continue to protect the lives of black people and improve", - stated in the Statement of the six-time NBA Champions. Campions League Sequel? Flick has a great desire for Bavaria, of Paris, Campion's League sequel? Flick has a great desire for Bayern

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Updated Date: 06 June 2020, 13:27

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