Black Lives Matter: Athletes “have a voice that can be used for the voiceless”: Natasha Cloud | AFP

Natasha Cloud, a basketball player for the Washington Mystics, says athletes “have a voice that can be used for the voiceless” and challenges all sportsmen and women, black and white, that if they are “staying silent, (they)’re part of the problem” of racism and inequality. She was speaking before her teammates and members of the Washington Wizards marched to the MLK Memorial to support Black Lives Matter and mark Juneteenth. SOUNDBITE

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