University of Missouri System President Tim Wolfe Resigns After Black Football Players Refuse to Play | Your Black World

University of Missouri System President Tim Wolfe Resigns After Black Football Players Refuse to Play | Your Black World

Black football players at Mizzou say they are "marginalized" students and want the president fired...

Black football players at Mizzou say they are "marginalized" students and want the president fired...

Dozens of black football players at the University of Missouri have had enough. After months of protests by activists got nowhere, around 30 football playe

Dozens of black football players at the University of Missouri have had enough. After months of protests by activists got nowhere, around 30 football playe

Divide between black football players and black students a concern to both

Divide between black football players and black students a concern to both

John R.K. Howard takes a seat during his sentencing hearing, Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, at the courthouse in Twin Falls, Idaho. District Judge Randy Stoker has sentenced John R.K. Howard, a high school football player to three years of probation and 300 hours of community service after prosecutors said he took part in a brutal locker room assault on a black football player in a small Idaho town. (Drew Nash/The Times-News via AP)

John R.K. Howard takes a seat during his sentencing hearing, Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, at the courthouse in Twin Falls, Idaho. District Judge Randy Stoker has sentenced John R.K. Howard, a high school football player to three years of probation and 300 hours of community service after prosecutors said he took part in a brutal locker room assault on a black football player in a small Idaho town. (Drew Nash/The Times-News via AP)

In the recent wake of racial tension at the University of Missouri, black football players have announced they are going on strike until the school president is removed.

In the recent wake of racial tension at the University of Missouri, black football players have announced they are going on strike until the school president is removed.

Jasmine Pierson: #Sports#Racism this article is discussing racism in sports and how the football players of University of Missouri are boycotting playing in any games until the schools President steps down. They feel mistreated and discriminated against because of their race and the administration has done little about this problem. In class we discussed how black football players are portrayed and described compared to white foot ball players. (Fitzgeral, 2014) #Chapter12

Jasmine Pierson: #Sports#Racism this article is discussing racism in sports and how the football players of University of Missouri are boycotting playing in any games until the schools President steps down. They feel mistreated and discriminated against because of their race and the administration has done little about this problem. In class we discussed how black football players are portrayed and described compared to white foot ball players. (Fitzgeral, 2014) #Chapter12

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