Nike was set to release a sneaker for the 4th of July-the Air Max 1 USA. The sneaker included a slave-era Colonial American flag designed by Betsy Ross. Colin Kaepernick advised Nike to pull the sneaker and they did. Nike saw a 2% stock increase that added $3 billion market value to their brand. Since… Read more »
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TMZ cameras caught up with rapper and Atlanta native, Killer Mike, and asked him whether he thought the artists performing at halftime of the Super Bowl, should take a knee. Killer Mike said that he supports those artists whether they do or they don’t. He said that Atlanta is an African American city and there… Read more »
Colin Kaepernick was the guest of Serena Williams at her U.S. Open match against her sister Venus on Friday. In fact the former NFL quarter back turned civil rights activist and his former 49’ers team mate Eric Reid received a vigorous applause by the crowd when he was projected on the big screen. Obviously Serena… Read more »
The NFL has put the brakes on it’s National Anthem Policy until further review. The mandate called for all players to stand during the National Anthem or be fined and/or face discipline. Last week the Miami Dolphins released the “proper anthem policy” to team members but after it was leaked to the Associated Press the… Read more »
Bombshell new report from New York Times has a leaked audio from an October meeting with NFL Commissioner is proof that team owner’s colluded to keep civil rights activist Colin Kaepernick from working in the league. Roger Goodell and 30 NFL discussed blackballing Kaepernick to please Donald Trump. NFL owner’s didn’t want to deal with… Read more »
Colin Kaepernick is true to his word when he announced in September that he was donating one million dollars to help communities fight oppression and support minority empowerment. He has completed the pledge and so far he has donated $900,000 to 31 organizations. By teaming up with 10 of his celebrity friends for his Million… Read more »
Beyonce, John Legend, Solange, Colin Kaepernik, Kevin Hart and The Obamas’ top the 2016 Ebony Power 100 List of honorees. Serena Williams, The Weekend and Michael Jordan were also honored. Okay, the list has 100 names so you can see the complete list here.