I guess many people do, but they’re not as influential to be heard on TV, such as former professional basketball player.
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He guested on MSNBC’s “The Beat”, where he announced that the MLB is moving the All-Star game from Atlanta, GA, because of the passing of the new bill. He added that the new voter law “means something to everybody.”
Melber asked, “Kareem, what does it mean for Major League Baseball to take a stand like this right now?”
Abdul-Jabbar said, “I think it’s very significant, Ari, because it shows that this means something to everybody. This is something that we all want to see end. Voter suppression is not what democracy is about. We all want to see it end. By Major League Baseball making a statement like that, they show that they are concerned and that the people — that so many of their players are people of color, they’re probably worried about it also.”