Wayne Simmonds

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How is throwing bananas at Blacks not a hate crime?



I wonder how the daily grind unfolds for some people… “Did you get some bananas?” “Yes, I got you bananas. Why are you eating so many bananas?” “I’m not. We throw them at the Black soccer players during the match. It’s fun.”

I think it’s safe to say that there are of a lot of people of color who go to soccer matches in certain European cities. Probably they wouldn’t feel real comfortable sitting in a crowd where people are throwing bananas at the Black athletes. Continue Reading →

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