Sen. Ben Sasse tore into LeBron James after the NBA superstar went after Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey for defending Hong Kong freedom protests.
“@KingJames — you’re parroting communist propaganda. China is running torture camps and you know it,” the Nebraska Republican said Monday night on Twitter.
Earlier, James told reporters that Morey was not educated about the Hong Kong freedom protests and that freedom of speech could have negative ramifications.
Lakers’ LeBron James on NBA’s China controversy: “I don’t want to get into a … feud with Daryl Morey but I believe he wasn’t educated on the situation