Malcolm Jenkins said during an interview on CNN Monday that he'd skip it, to remain true to the causes of racial inequality he's protested in the past.
Asked if he has a message for Trump, Jenkins said, "My message has been clear all year ..."
"I want to see changes in our criminal justice system", he added. "And I want to see our relationships between our communities and our law enforcement be advanced".
Jenkins, a team leader and captain, has lead the team in their stance in protest of the U.S. criminal justice system, with the Eagles standing firmly in support of incarcerated Philadelphia rapper Meek Mill. The first National Football League team to visit the White House was the 1980 Super Bowl Champion Pittsburgh Steelers, who were invited by President Jimmy Carter as part of a dual ceremony with the World Series-winning Pittsburgh Pirates.
Suggests Nunes Memo Showed FBI Trying to 'Subvert Democracy' A White House spokesman said Trump would "consider" the Democratic memo's release just as he had the Republican document. The Texas Republican said he believes the memo has nothing to do with special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation.
"We read the news just like everyone else", Smith said. "That's what myself and my peers have been pushing for for the last two years and that's what I'll continue to do". "They call it the anthem protest", he said.
Long won a Super Bowl ring with the Patriots past year and also declined to make the trip.
The boycott isn't exactly surprising, considering Trump and many NFL players butted heads over protests during the national anthem. "We're not protesting the anthem", said Smith, who also raised his fist on the field to express solidarity with the "Black Lives Matter" movement. "I'm not going to the White House".
There has always been precedent for athletes skipping championship commemorations at the White House; Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird once passed on a visit with president Ronald Reagan at the White House, saying, "If the president wants to see me, he knows where to find me".
Still, Trump congratulated the Eagles for their Super Bowl victory following the game Sunday night.
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The institutional investor owned 1,566,862 shares of the e-commerce giant's stock after selling 34,962 shares during the quarter. The company has a current ratio of 1.04, a quick ratio of 0.76 and a debt-to-equity ratio of 0.89. ( AMZN)'s shares.
According to their observations and findings, the stock could provide a high EPS of $0.36/share and a low EPS of $-0.43/share. The company has a market capitalization of $30,840.00, a P/E ratio of -15.84, a P/E/G ratio of 919.49 and a beta of 1.42.
On Monday, both sides presented opening arguments and Waymo CEO John Krafcik was first to take the witness stand. But looking isn't enough for a Waymo win. "They took our technology.to win this race at all costs", he said.
The NBA trade deadline is days away, and both the Celtics and Nuggets are expected to be busy in the days leading up to it. That could be the ultimate detriment from such a deal taking place between these two teams.
Nunes was asked during a January 29 committee meeting whether he had coordinated the memo with the White House. Trump tweeted that Schiff is "one of the biggest liars and leakers in Washington " and "must be stopped".
We have an update now on a story we've been following today about dueling memos from the House Intelligence Committee. His dossier was "essential" to the application for electronic surveillance on Page, the committee's memo said.
Jimmy Fallon also was at a high, besting his previous post-game returns with a 5.7 rating among metered market households. Overall league ratings were down for the second year in a row, falling just shy of 10 percent for the regular season.
Willy Hernangomez asks Knicks to deal him
That was, until the Knicks traded Carmelo Anthony to the Oklahoma City Thunder for Kanter and Doug McDermott in late September. Could he be on the move again? Hernangomez is averaging 4.4 points, 2.6 rebounds, and 9.4 FanDuel points per game this season.
Apple may offer rebates on full-price battery replacements
"Whenever I restart my iPhone X the problems get automatically solved and after 15-20 calls the same problem starts again". In the letter, Apple said it had known about battery problems caused by a manufacturing defect as early as fall 2016.
Wales yellow weather warning issued for snow and ice
A spell of rain , sleet and increasingly snow will move east across the United Kingdom on Monday night and Tuesday. Met Eireann has issued a snow/ice warning from 6 o'clock this evening until tomorrow morning.
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Several other institutional investors have also sold shares of the company. 85 funds opened positions while 227 raised stakes. Finally, Parametric Portfolio Associates LLC grew its stake in shares of Marathon Petroleum by 2.3% in the third quarter.
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After $0.19 actual EPS reported by City Office REIT, Inc. for the previous quarter, Wall Street now forecasts 42.11% EPS growth. Wms Prtnrs Ltd Liability Corp owns 19,801 shares. (NYSE:PAY) or 362,408 shares. 239,941 are held by Swiss Commercial Bank.