Obama Statement on Ray Rice: ‘He’s Not a Real Man’
Search Heavy

Obama Statement on Ray Rice: ‘He’s Not a Real Man’

Obama ISIS Speech

(Getty)

The president has skewered former-Ravens star Ray Rice by declaring that “he’s not a real man.” The statement comes after video emerged of Rice punching his wife, Janay Palmer, out-cold in an Atlantic City elevator. After the video was published, Rice was cut by the Ravens.

The full statement, which was relayed by White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest said:

The President is the father of two daughters. And like any American, he believes that domestic violence is contemptible and unacceptable in a civilized society. Hitting a woman is not something a real man does, and that’s true whether or not an act of violence happens in the public eye, or, far too often, behind closed doors. Stopping domestic violence is something that’s bigger than football – and all of us have a responsibility to put a stop to it.

No Comments

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Discuss on Facebook