“When are we going to do anything ?!” Angry Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr asked the media before the four Western Conference final matches between his team and the Dallas Mavericks to break his voice.
Kerr began by saying that he would not talk about basketball during his usual pre-game media availability.
“Since we killed 14 children 400 miles away – and one teacher – and in the last 10 days we’ve killed older people at a supermarket in Buffalo, we’ve killed Asian churchgoers in Southern California and now our kids have been murdered at school.”
“I am tired of being here to offer my condolences to the bereaved families,” she said as she wept. Sorry. I’m sorry. I am tired of the moments of silence. Enough! “
Warriors coach Steve Kerr has spoken out about the mass shooting at a school in Uvalade, Texas.
– ESPN (espn) May 24, 2022
Kerr, whose own father, Malcolm, was shot dead by two gunmen in 1984, has caused a rift among American politicians.
“There are now 50 senators who have refused to vote on HR-8,” he said, referring to the Bipartisan Background Checks Act of 2021. “It’s a background check bill that the House passed a few years ago that sits there. There’s a reason they won’t vote: hold on. “