Live video capture/ABC News
Despite a number of groups boycotting the Floyd Mayweather fight owing to his history of domestic violence, his Las Vegas bout, for which he was paid $200 million dollars, went off without a hitch Saturday. In fact, seats sold out in 60 seconds
. How much longer are we going to ignore the truth about those who abuse women? There are athletes in all sports who are positive role models and don’t have a propensity for smashing women’s heads in car doors. Celebrating them and boycotting those who take sports violence outside of the ring, or the football field might be a place to start.
In our latest episode of Dare We Say
, author/commentator Shawna Vercher and I debate whether large franchises will continue to put the almighty dollar before women’s safety and what its going to take to change the equation. Don’t miss it!