Friday, February 18, 2022

Sha'Carri Richardson Responds to the IOC with a History Lesson

This week the International Olympic Committee said the two cases were not the same after clearing Russian skater Kamila Valieva to finish competing in the Winter Games, despite her testing positive for a performance enhancing drug, while Sha'Carri Richardson was suspended for one month, costing her her spot on the Olympic track team, after testing positive for smoking weed [click here if you missed that]. 

Sha'Carri responds with a history lesson...

In a series of Tweets and re-Tweets Sha'Carri brings awareness to the openly racist past of the IOC and the mistreatment of Black women historically.