Jemele Hill joining The Atlantic after ESPN departure

Jemele Hill joining The Atlantic after ESPN departure

That defiance earned Hill the respect of the liberal media, however, according to FS1's Jason Whitlock, those political forays also cost Hill a lot of her internal support at ESPN. The move seemed like a feta accompli, as Hill had been relegated to irregular appearances on ESPN's afternoon studio shows and penning the occasional column for the Undefeated ever since the cancellation of "SC6" earlier this year.

Last September, Hill made headlines after she told another Twitter user that she believed Trump was a white supremacist. "She'll be covering the intersection of sports, race, politics, gender, and culture for us". Her political tweets got her in hot water with the sports network, however, getting her suspended on two occasions which hastened her departure. Hill eventually apologized for her comments.

Hill said in a statement that joining The Atlantic "made ideal sense" because sports is a "great entry point for exploring what's happening in the wider society".

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After Jones said he would bench any player who kneeled during the national anthem, Hill responded with a series of tweets, including one in response to another tweet suggesting people contact the Cowboys' advertisers' corporate offices. "I want to explore the complications and discomforts with a publication that has a long history of supporting this kind of work". She joined Michael Smith on "His & Hers" before the pair was handed the 6 p.m. "SportsCenter" in February 2017.

So much has happened in the past year that I felt like this is as an appropriate time as ever to spread my wings in different ways that I hadn't really thought of before, or that I knew were possible.

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