With his crass comments about George Floyd, CrossFit’s founder has toxified its all important brand

6/11/2020 4:22:00 AM

With his crass comments about George Floyd, CrossFit’s founder has toxified its all important brand

With his crass comments about George Floyd, CrossFit’s founder has toxified its all important brand

Affiliate gyms have been withdrawing the company’s branding as it digs itself ever deeper into a hole of its founder’s making, writes James Moore

ave Castro has just taken on the business equivalent of a hospital pass.George Floyd Image: The sign for the Greenman pub in Ashbourne, Derbyshire includes a caricature of a black man's face Why you can trust Sky News A"racist" sign has been removed from outside a pub in Derbyshire after thousands demanded it be taken down amid Black Lives Matter protests nationwide.Hundreds of mourners paid their respects at George Floyd's casket while Democrats took a knee at the Capitol's Emancipation Hall in Washington.IBM has said it will stop offering facial recognition or analysis software and will oppose use of the technology for mass surveillance and racial profiling.

He’s the new boss of CrossFit , which is part ultra-high intensity fitness “philosophy”, part competitive sport, part (from the outside) slightly scary looking outfit subscribed to by people who probably revel in the description “hard charging”.Its members include hedge fund managers, extreme sports participants, those who leave ordinary folks needing a lie down after spending five minutes in their company.Derbyshire Dales District Council said it was being taken down with"immediate effect".You know the drill.Many broke down in floods of tears.Download the new Independent Premium app Sharing the full story, not just the headlines.The Grade II-listed pub sign, which arches over St John's Street in the Derbyshire town, was likened to a golliwog - a 19th century rag doll largely considered to be racist - by one protester.

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George Floyd protests: 'Racist' sign removed from Derbyshire pub after thousands sign petitionMore than 28,000 people signed a petition calling for the caricature of a black man's head to be removed from the sign for the Greenman pub in Ashbourne Oh for fucks sake! 🙄🙄 Now lets go for Churchill's statues good

Democrats take knee for 'martyr' George Floyd as tearful mourners visit casketSpeaker of the House Nancy Pelosi led Democrats in kneeling for 8 minutes and 46 seconds - the same amount of time a white officer knelt on George Floyd's neck before he died Ridiculous showbiz What a joke, what’s this bend the knee shite 🤦‍♀️ PHOTO STUNT - why are whites appropriating black clothes?

George Floyd death: IBM scraps facial recognition software over racial profiling concernsIBM has said it will stop offering facial recognition or analysis software and will oppose use of the technology for mass surveillance and racial profiling I thought we were using it to deter criminals and recognise them

Japanese state broadcaster removes 'racist' video about George Floyd protests‘Offensive and insensitive’ video was made to explain reasons behind unrest in US You have to admire the very funny Japanese NHK you will have to do better The word racist is in quotes, which means it's not racist, but BLM idiots will call it that anyway because of their low intelligence.

George Floyd funeral to be held amid calls for police reform - livePrivate service to be streamed online after memorials across US For those who still don't get it. There you go. This is what we meant by white privilege. My wife has be paid fake pounds before, only to find out at the store while trying to shop 🏪 Will they be taking a moment to remember all of his victims? This guy's had more memorial services and funerals than a prime minister or a president.

George Floyd death: PG Tips and Yorkshire Tea express 'solidaritea' with Black Lives MatterYorkshire Tea, one of the UK's biggest tea brands, told a far-right blogger: 'Please don't buy our tea again.' You can’t put milk in tea any more. It’s offensive and reminds people of colonialism And most are tweeting from a device built by slave labour in Asia.. Hypocrites....😂😂😂