Giants owner’s controversial campaign donation sparks call for boycott from NAACP

//Giants owner’s controversial campaign donation sparks call for boycott from NAACP

Giants owner’s controversial campaign donation sparks call for boycott from NAACP

The San Francisco Giants have come under fire after it was revealed that Charles Johnson, one of the team's owners, donated to the reelection campaign of Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.) — whose jest about a public hanging went viral. KQED reports that the president of the San Francisco chapter of the NAACP is now calling for a boycott of the Major League Baseball team. Other Bay Area civil rights leaders have joined in the protest, including sports sociologist and activist Harry Edwards. "For…

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By | 2018-11-27T15:47:56+00:00 November 27th, 2018|Sports|

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