Longtime sports journalist Jason Whitlock has never been afraid to stand up and fight for the causes he supports and against those he opposes. In today’s sports world that hasn’t been an easy task for Whitlock; Whitlock is a black conservative whose beliefs and principles are guided by his strong Christian faith — not partisan political ideology.
To that end, Whitlock announced on Tuesday that he has signed a contract with Blaze Media to “produce a digital media project dedicated to pushing back against the corporate-supported, systematic effort to undermine America through racial division and fear.”
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Whitlock said the platform will eventually include a “Fearless” writing vertical.
BREAKING NEWS: Award-winning sports journalist Jason Whitlock, previously of ESPN and Fox Sports, is coming to Blaze Media this July! “Fearless with Jason Whitlock” will push back against the effort to undermine America through racial division and fear.
“I joined Blaze Media,” he said, “because I wanted to partner with people who wouldn’t look at me funny when I referred to Jesus as part of my journalistic worldview and platform.”
“That’s why we are launching the Fearless platform, which will start with my show, “Fearless with Jason Whitlock,” and a second podcast showcasing my friendship with my right-hand man, “Uncle Jimmy” (Dodds).
“Fearless with Jason Whitlock.” Bring it, big guy — not many people do it better.
BREAKING NEWS: Award-winning sports journalist Jason Whitlock, previously of ESPN and Fox Sports, is coming to Blaze Media this July! “Fearless with Jason Whitlock” will push back against the effort to undermine America through racial division and fear.https://t.co/ICjvQtsBtZ
— TheBlaze (@theblaze) June 8, 2021
As I’ve heard Whitlock say in the past, he makes clear that he is not a sports-journalist-turned holier-than-thou preacher.
“I am not a sports journalist-turned-preacher. I’m not a finger-wagging hypocrite looking down on the people who don’t share my beliefs. I’m a sinner.
“I’m the same guy who wrote hilarious Pussy Galore columns for Fox Sports,
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