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Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick Releases a Children’s Book

Although Colin Kaepernick isn’t scoring touchdowns on the football field right now, he hopes to score in the literary world with the release of a new children’s book.   I Color Myself Different delves into the concepts of self-identity and self-love through the eyes of Kaep and his experiences as a child.   It will also illustrate… Read more »

Terrell Owens to Lead March and Kneel Rally

NFL Hall of Famer Terrell Owens will join Kappa Alpha Psi – Colin Kaepernick’s University of Nevada fraternity – for a march and kneel rally in Inglewood, California Thursday.  The group of fraternity brothers called Kappas for Kaep and Owens will march to put pressure on NFL teams to give Kaepernick a job.  Owens told TMZ that… Read more »

NFL Commish Says “We were wrong” in Handling of Player Protests

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell released a video statement on behalf of the league acknowledging “we were wrong” in handling the issue of player protest. The message has been well-received by black players in the league and most African Americans in genearl. The message came Friday night, after 10 days of protests and civil unrest in… Read more »

Is NFL Admitting Collin Kaepernick Was Right?

The NFL had no problem blackballing quarterback Collin Kaepernick; for quietly kneeling during the national anthem to bring attention to police brutality. In light of the murder of George Floyd last week NFL commissioner Roger Goodell released an official league statement Saturday reading in part: “As current events dramatically underscore, there remains much more to do… Read more »

Some Police Officers #TakeAKnee Against Police Brutality

And when we think nothing will change, police officers in some U.S. cities were seen joining protesters in a call for an end to police brutality. These officer in Miami-Dade, Florida took a knee, a pose made famous by NFL QB Colin Kaepernick during his silent protests on the football field. If all police officers… Read more »