Tue. Mar 28th, 2023

    ‘Stand Up, N-Words’: More Athletes Accuse Brigham Young University Crowd of Racism

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    Brigham Young University students have been implicated in yet another racial controversy, this time centering around a women’s soccer game.

    Five soccer players from a visiting team claimed that they were called racial slurs, including the N-word, at the school after they kneeled during the national anthem in 2021, according to a new report from The Guardian.

    “I just remember that there was like a consistent chant of, ‘Stand up, N-words,’ during the anthem and right after,” said a player, who did not want to be identified.

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