As Trump Disinvites the Eagles, A Brief Look at His Fraught History With Champion Athletes
7 monthes ago - By Fortune
President Trump has had a public, and frequently antagonistic relationship with professional athletes since taking the presidency .
Now he has uninvited 2018 Super Bowl champions , the Philadelphia Eagles, from the customary White House visit. The retracted invite comes following news that several players would not participate, due to Trump's continued criticism of players kneeling during the national anthem.
But this isn't the first time Trump has uninvited athletes-nor the first time they've chosen not to attend.
New England Patriots
Last April, following the New England Patriots' Super...
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Trump Uninvited Super Bowl Champion Philadelphia Eagles After Many Refused to Come
7 monthes ago - By Newsweek
President rescinded the invitation in an unprecedented move.
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