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The intersection of ideology, race, and religion is always going to be difficult to navigate, but James Keys and Tunde Ogunlana discuss the Anti-Semitic social media posts by NFL player DeSean Jackson, how he handled the resulting controversy so far, and the various societal factors that have come into play (01:11). The guys also consider how Black people who disagree with the comments should be responding (22:28) and how the topics of race and religion can make issues like this more difficult to discuss (39:05).

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DeSean Jackson posted anti-Semitic quotes attributed to Hitler, Louis Farrakhan on Instagram

https://www.nbcsports.com/philadelphia/eagles/desean-jackson-hitler-quote-louis-farrakhan-anti-semitic

DeSean Jackson Shares Anti-Semitic Social Media Posts, Eagles To Take 'Appropriate Action'

https://deadspin.com/desean-jackson-shares-anti-semitic-social-media-posts-1844294864

 

DeSean Jackson's anti-Semitic posts are a critical teaching moment -- for everyone

https://www.espn.com/nfl/story/_/id/29434436/desean-jackson-anti-semitic-posts-critical-teaching-moment-everyone

 

DeSean Jackson is Still an Eagle, Sets Out to Educate Himself

https://deadspin.com/desean-jackson-is-still-an-eagle-sets-out-to-educate-h-1844349864

 

 

Malcolm Jenkins says DeSean Jackson was wrong, but asks to “stay focused”

https://profootballtalk.nbcsports.com/2020/07/10/malcolm-jenkins-says-desean-jackson-was-wrong-but-asks-to-stay-focused/

 

How DeSean Jackson, Malcolm Jenkins, and the bottom-line Eagles failed

https://www.inquirer.com/eagles/desean-jackson-eagles-malcolm-jenkins-fine-20200711.html


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