Chicago Bulls, legendary basketball player, six-time NBA champion Michael Jordan, will provide $ 100 million to organizations involved in racial equality and social justice, Jordan said on Twitter.
Black lives count. It is not a controversial statement. We are you. We are a family. We are a community. pic.twitter.com/cGH8bJl1GQ
– Jordan (@ Jumpman23) June 5, 2020
“Black Lives Matter. It is not a controversial statement. Until the ingrained racism that threatens our social institutions is completely gone, we will fight to protect and improve the lives of black people, “the company said in a statement.
Jordan and his company will donate over the next 10 years.
Recall that on May 25 in Minneapolis, the African-American George Floyd was killed by police officer Derek Chauvin, which provoked massive demonstrations in the United States and beyond.
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