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Meyers Leonard invited to Shabbat dinner by New England Patriots’ Julian Edelman after Miami Heat player’s anti-Semitic slur – ABC News

Miami Heat centre Meyers Leonard shouted an anti-Semitic slur during a twitch live stream, prompting Jewish NFL star Julian Edelman to invite him to a Shabbat dinner….

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New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman has taken to his social media accounts to highlight the “destructive” nature of an anti-Semitic slur made by Miami Heat NBA player Meyers Leonard.

  • Leonard has been stood down by Miami Heat indefinitely
  • Edelman said “casual ignorance is harder to combat and has great reach”
  • Leonard has also been suspended from the live streaming platform Twitch

The 29-year-old used the slur among a string of profanity while playing Call Of Duty, which was live-streamed…

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