The scandal of “eskimo”: the football star was kicked off the team for homophobia

Club from Edmonton said goodbye to Jones after his statements about the negative attitude towards LGBT culture

Star of American football African American Christion Jones, who plays for the most decorated club of the Canadian football League (CFL) “Edmonton Eskimos”, are excluded from the team for homophobia.


Christion Jones in his Twitter published a post in which he said the negative attitude toward the LGBT culture. Communicating with subscribers, the athlete said that is on his own, no regrets at all and to no one apologizes.

As a result, “Edmonton Eskimos” on his page in social networks made a statement about statements 27-year-old player. The club condemned the words of Kristina Jones, adding that the player removed from the team.

Скандал с "эскимосом": звезду американского футбола выгнали из команды за гомофобию

Kristin Jones / Photo: Getty Images

Earlier, former world Boxing champion, and nowadays the Deputy of the state Duma Nikolai Valuev angered the LGBT flag in Kiev on the monument “Motherland”. The Russians called it an “abomination.”

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