The furor over
The ESPY Celebrity Golf Classic was scheduled for Trump National Golf Club on July 14 but has been switched to Pelican Hill near Newport Beach.
The decision reflects a "support for inclusion of all sports fans," the network said in a statement this week. "Diversity and inclusion are core values at ESPN, and our decision also supports that commitment."
Trump made disparaging remarks about Mexicans during the kickoff for his presidential campaign last month.
"They're bringing drugs. They're bringing crime. They're rapists," he said of Mexican immigrants, adding, "and some, I assume, are good people."
Since then, numerous major corporations including Macy's, NBC and Univision have cut ties with him.