"“Kill the idiot players,” Valko wrote. “Execute them. They are nothing but garbage. The league is screwed up if... https://t.co/9mC2We2nfm at https://t.co/9mC2We2nfm— Donovan Stringer (@FuzzPope) September 28, 2017
A lot of white dudes are upset that NFL players would ever dare protest the systemic killing of Black people in this country. Instead of keeping their hateful (and irrelevant) feelings to themselves, people like Wisconsin restaurant co-owner John Valko have taken to Facebook to share exactly what should happen to these “ungrateful” protestors. The Racine Journal-Times reports: In the comment, which has been deleted but appears as a screenshot multiple times in the comments on the statement, Valko advocates for the killing of NFL players who kneel during the national anthem before games, something more than 200 players did Sunday. “Kill the idiot players,” Valko wrote. “Execute them."