IN 20 TWEETS, BALTIMORE ORIOLES’ EXEC SCHOOLS JOURNALIST ON WHAT THE FREDDIE GRAY PROTESTS ARE REALLY ABOUT

orioles john angelos tweets about baltimore riots and inequality

First, Freddie Gray dies while in the Baltimore police department’s custody, followed by protests which turned sufficiently chaotic where fans attending a Baltimore Orioles game earlier this week were not permitted to leave Camden Yards.

Then, sportscaster Brett Hollander began to beef about the rights of commuting Orioles fans being violated by the inconvenience of a rebellion in progress:

 

Which received a 20-tweet response by Orioles’ COO John Angelos about how the rights of others to have prosperous lives without being shot, spied-on or over-incarcerated are arguably more important:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

@BrettHollander @ThBaltimoreChop true price, an ultimate price, and one that far exceeds the importance of any kids’ game played — John P Angelos (@JohnPAngelos) April 26, 2015

 

 

 

It’s quite easy to say that Hollander, and others who think like him, have been thoroughly schooled…

song currently stuck in my head: “wipe the sweat” – lonnie youngblood

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