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LeBron James named Athlete of the Year

LeBron James named Athlete of the Year

The star of the NBA and currently the Los Angeles Lakers, LeBron James, was named Athlete of the Year by the prestigious magazine: Time. The veteran and winner of four champion rings was recognized for his political activism and drive against racism and the exaggerated brute force used by police against black citizens.

At the end of last June, “El Rey” LeBron founded the organization “More than a Vote”, which promotes the fight for the rights of the African American voter. Since then, more than 40,000 people have joined James’ cause, including athletes from other disciplines, actors and even important political figures.

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For the impact that LeBron James had on American society, Time magazine described the following:

“After almost two decades in the NBA, LeBron James has fully accepted that his talent on the court is a means to achieve something greater. And this year, more than in any previous year, he showed why he is unrivaled in both. “

It should be noted that the best basketball player on the planet has been one of the few figures in the world to oppose abuses and acts of violence against his community, he even revealed himself at the time to the former president of the United States of America, Donald Trump, whom he constantly attacked through his Twitter account. (GG) (Al Bat)

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