Jim Chambers, Atlanta gym owner, defends ban on cops, soldiers

An Atlanta gym owner is making no apologies after his ban on police officers and members of the military caused a local backlash. The controversy started when passersby noticed a sign posted in front of EAV Barbell Club in the city’s East Atlanta Village neighborhood and brought it to the attention of local NBC affiliate WXIA.…

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2 Comments on "Jim Chambers, Atlanta gym owner, defends ban on cops, soldiers"

  1. It would be interesting to know if there were any law enforcement or military that have used the gym in the past or even want to use it. I certainly would not want to go there … the owner is a moron.

  2. That gym owner is brave enough to stand up for his minority customers. If you think that police have done a good job making minorities feel safe then you are the moron. I think it’s amazing that Jim Chambers recognizes the brutality against young black men in the US and has chosen to take a stand.


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