Basketball Star Brittney Griner Becomes Political Pawn In A War No One Wanted
In the world of politics (both nationally and internationally) the Black body has constantly been used as a bargaining chip for the advancement of whiteness. Unfortunately, two-time Olympic gold medalist and seven-time WNBA All-Star, Brittney Griner is the latest pawn to be placed on the chessboard of international conflict negotiations.  On February 17, the professional basketball player was detained at Sheremetyevo International Airport in Moscow after the search of her luggage allegedly revealed a vape cartridge containing hashish oil. Despite the ongoing tensions between the US and Russia, due to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, Griner had a professional obligation to […]

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