PressTV-Trump back to his Twitter fights with athletes

US President Donald Trump has revived his twitter fights with kneeling National Football League (NFL) players and at the father of a UCLA basketball player recently released from a Chinese jail, revisiting some of his favorite grievances just before Thanksgiving, a holiday of national unity.

Back at his Mar-a-Lago retreat in Florida for the Thanksgiving weekend, Trump spent the morning hours of Wednesday playing some golf as well as on his obsession with NFL players’ kneeling protests during the national anthem and carrying on his fight with LaVar Ball, the father of a UCLA basketball player arrested in China for shoplifting during Trump’s recent visit there.

Trump, in recent months, has repeatedly attacked black athletes or public figures on Twitter as ingrates, even after being fiercely criticized, including by senior members of his administration, for equating white nationalists and Black Lives Matter counterprotesters who clashed…

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