Charles Barkley: NBA should move All-Star game out of North Carolina

Charles Barkley

Charles Barkley

I think the NBA should move the All-Star game from there next year. As a black person I’m against any form of discrimination, against whites, Hispanics, gays, lesbians, however you want to phrase it. It’s my job, with the position of power that I’m in and being able to be on television, I’m supposed to stand up for the people who can’t stand up for themselves. So I think the NBA should move the All-Star game from Charlotte.

–Basketball star Charles Barkley speaking out on CNN against North Carolina’s new law that allows discrimination against LGBTQ people.

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