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UFC President Dana White indicated the company won't curtail Colby Covington's ability to speak publicly after he made comments that were deemed "racist" and "disgusting" by another fighter.
"These guys all have their own causes, things, their own beliefs.
Covington is an outspoken supporter of President Donald Trump and went out of his way to bring politics into his victory over Tyron Woodley at UFC Fight Night 178 last Saturday.
"He's a communist; he's a Marxist," Covington said of Woodley.