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The NFL Will Fine Teams If Players Kneel During Anthem: “All League and Team Personnel Shall Stand and Show Respect for the Flag and the Anthem”

-blogged by @theRealAlexisDanielle Two years ago, former 49ers Quarterback, Colin Kaepernick,  started a wave of protests against police brutality by kneeling during the national anthem at a football game. Now, as the 2018 season nears its launch, NFL owners have created ruling to dead the action. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Tuesday, league …

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LeBron James Says Colin Kaepernick Is Being Blackballed Out Of the NFL

On Sunday, Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James showed his support for Colin Kaepernick and his fight for social justice. The baller, who has been deemed the “greatest basketball player on the planet,” agreed with the notion that league owners are blackballing the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ “I …

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GQ Lists Colin Kaepernick As 2017’s “Citizen Of The Year”

blogged by @baetoven_ GQ has named former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick its 2017 Citizen of the Year. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Kaepernick, whose protests of racism and police brutality caused national outrage, remains unemployed after opting out of his contract with the 49ers earlier this year. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ “Colin also …

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Colin Kaepernick Reportedly Inks Book Deal

As #ColinKaepernick continues to stand his ground and combat social change, the former football star is now reportedly in the works of publishing a book.   The 29-year-old baller has reportedly had some “meetings with publishers in the New York offices of WME,” Page Six reports.   After combatting racial …

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Five Signs Your White Ignorance Is Showing

Does this title offend you? If it does this may be the perfect read for you! I hate to break it to some white people out here but sometimes you say and do things that make minorities (especially black people) feel “hella” uncomfortable. Very often you’ll welcome yourself into black …

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Colin Kaepernick Accuses Owners of Retaliating Against Him For His National Anthem Protests, Files Grievance Against NFL and Its Owners For Collusion

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Six weeks into the 2017-18 NFL regular season and free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick remains unemployed. As a result, the quarterback has filed a grievance against NFL owners for collusion. Although Kaepernick is not using the NFL Players Association to tackle this issue, he has hired Mark Geragos of Geragos & …

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LeSean McCoy Says Colin Kaepernick Doesn’t Have a Job Because of His Play

Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy recently discussed his unpopular opinion about Colin Kaepernick’s unemployment. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Although many football players and analyst have condemned the NFL for its treatment of the quarterback, others have chalked the entire situation up to his field performance, or lack thereof. According to NBC Sports, …

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