*Diversity & Inclusion Expert, Mary-Frances Winters, who has counseled organizations and spoken on racial and related issues for 30+ years, says the root focus on the player’s protest has gotten lost and politicized.
She offers more insight, AND what owners and players could do next.
The NFL players love America as much as anyone else, but they are saying the country is flawed. They are influential and want to use that influence to impact policy. The Trump administration wants to make it about something else so they don’t have to deal with the real issue.