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Should ESPN's Jemele Hill lose her job?

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Jemele Hill is back in hot water. 

Just weeks after her tweet calling President Donald Trump a "white supremacist," the ESPN personality has been suspended by the mothership for a string of tweets this past weekend.

Per Uproxx, Hill took to Twitter on Sunday to rip Jerry Jones and the Cowboys after the Dallas owner said any player that took a knee during the national anthem wouldn’t be allowed to play. Hill noted Cowboys fans could send the message to Jones that his comments wouldn’t be tolerated by not buying merchandise or watching games.

Hill tried to clarify her comments on Monday.

ESPN released a statement on Monday afternoon announcing Hill had been suspended for two weeks for a second violation of their social media policy.

On Hill's suspension, Uproxx argued that "one has to think the call for fans to stop watching Cowboys games or buying from advertisers (with some likely also have ESPN partnerships) was the real issue here."

Trump even took a shot at Hill: 

Meanwhile, the New York Times wrote that ESPN is "terrified" of Hill's honesty when it comes to racism.  "ESPN’s decision to suspend Hill, whom it pays to express her opinions, suggests that the network might be scared of boycotts and that the Cowboys’ sponsors, as well as the network’s own, are more important than supporting the idea that black people might be people."

Moreover, the Times linked HIll's suspension to ESPN's falling ratings, just as Trump has (sort of):

"Suspending Jemele Hill is the sort of desperate move ESPN undoubtedly hopes might attract more viewers, much like the network’s sudden decision not to allow an Asian-American broadcaster named Robert Lee to call a college-football game last August. ESPN’s subscriber base dropped to 87 million households in September from a high of 100.1 million in 2011, and the network has laid off more than 100 people this year in addition to 300 workers in October 2015."

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Source: Uproxx · Photo Credit: Keystone Press Agency