NBA Player Becomes U.S. Citizen and Changes Name to Freedom

After becoming a U.S. citizen NBA player Enes Kanter changed his name to Enes Kanter Freedom.

To document the moment Freedom posted a video of himself taking the naturalization Oath of Allegiance to the United States.

Freedom is a Boston Celtics center.

Prior to becoming a citizen, Freedom has taken a high profile on human rights abuses against China especially on the adverse treatment of Uyghur Muslims.

Freedom was exiled from his native country Turkey.

After becoming a U.S. citizen, Freedom spoke to the media.

Fox News host Tucker Carlson interviewed Freedom on his show.

During the interview, Freedom said, “People should be really blessed and lucky to be in America.”

Freedom understands the importance of liberty in the U.S. and it’s great to see him promote his feelings about becoming a citizen.