Jemele Hill

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Alex Reimer
November 10, 2017 - 11:47 am
Chris “Mad Dog” Russo is one of the most successful sports talk radio hosts of all-time. That resume gives his voice additional weight when it comes to evaluating other sports media personalities. Suffice to say, he is not a fan of Jemele Hill. In an interview Friday with “Kirk & Callahan,” the...
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Lucy Burdge
November 02, 2017 - 3:57 pm
ESPN publically released a new set of social media guidelines on Thursday outlining how to deal with commenting on social and political issues. "The most important principles have not changed," ESPN president John Skipper said in a message accompanying the release of the guidelines. "Most...
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Alex Reimer
October 23, 2017 - 9:45 am
Embattled ESPN host Jemele Hill will return to “SC6” Monday after serving a two-week suspension for violating the network’s social media policy. While other in sports media have sprung to Hill’s defense –– including yours truly –– she says she understands why ESPN sidelined her. In an interview...
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Alex Reimer
October 16, 2017 - 1:02 pm
Even when Jemele Hill returns from her two-week suspension Oct. 23, industry experts don’t expect the polarizing anchor to remain at ESPN for much longer. Sports Illustrated media critic Richard Deitsch notices ESPN has turned “SC6” into more of a traditional “SportsCenter,” featuring standard...
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Alex Reimer
October 10, 2017 - 1:11 pm
For eight months, Jemele Hill served as the face of ESPN’s new flagship edition of “SportsCenter.” But now the polarizing anchor occupies a new role within the WorldWide Leader. Sacrificial lamb. ESPN suspended Hill Monday for two weeks after she tweeted her opinion on how irate Cowboys fans should...
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