Remember Craig Hodges from the Championship Chicago Bulls? He was a three point hitting machine and helped the Chicago Bulls become world champions. What you probably didn’t know was that he was black-balled from the NBA. Why? Because he decided to write a letter to then President Bush about the conditions of black people.
I think it is important that we recognize what Craig Hodges did. In a time where no one would dare where a dashiki to the White House, he did. At a time where no one would take advantage of being that close to the President, he took full advantage and tried to help his people. We should salute our hero’s that do stuff like this. I hate that it cost him $50 million dollars, but he can live knowing he tried his best to help his people.
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