Atlanta sports leaders, team owners speak out against racial injustices

Prominent members of the Atlanta sports community spoke out against the deeply rooted racism in the United States. Local executives and athletes voiced their concerns after protests, ignited by the murder of George Floyd, spread throughout the city. The Home Depot co-founder Arthur Blank, who owns the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United, issued a statement over the weekend addressing the recent events that transpired. The protests downtown this past weekend were sparked nearby State Farm Arena and…

Prominent members of the Atlanta sports community spoke out against the deeply rooted racism in the United States. Local executives and athletes voiced their concerns after protests, ignited by the murder of George Floyd, spread throughout the city. The Home Depot co-founder Arthur Blank, who owns the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United, issued a statement over the weekend addressing the recent events that transpired. The protests downtown this past weekend were sparked nearby State Farm Arena and…

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