Racism is a virus – Anthony Joshua

Racism is a virus – Anthony Joshua


Nigerian born British Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua has joined list of athletes who has spoken against racism at Black Lives Matter march in Watford.

The two-time heavyweight champion spoke in his hometown in front of hundreds of people.

According to the 30-year-old, the virus has been declared as a pandemic.

“The virus has been declared a pandemic,”

“This is out of control. And I’m not talking about Covid-19. The virus I’m talking about is called racism.”

Joshua, whose bout with Kuburat Pulev on June 20 has been postponed, added that there is a need to be united against racism

“We stand united against a virus which has been instrumental in taking lives, taking lives of the young, old, rich, poor; a virus which is unapologetic and spreads across all sectors.”

Protests against Racism and police brutality has been going around the globe since the death of George Floyd on May 25

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