Displaying all articles tagged:

Colin Kaepernick

  1. native americans
    The Washington Redskins’ Interest in Colin Kaepernick Went Nowhere. Good.Racism is the Redskins organization’s calling card. Kaepernick’s racial-justice protest is incompatible with its values.
  2. rihanna
    Amy Schumer Won’t Do Super Bowl Ads, Says Maroon 5 Should Decline Halftime Show“I know opposing the nfl is like opposing the nra. Very tough, but don’t you want to be proud of how you’re living?”
  3. super bowl 2019
    Rihanna Reportedly Said No to the Super Bowl Halftime Show to Support KaepernickBitch, better keep your money!
  4. super bowl 2019
    Rihanna Reportedly Said No to the Super Bowl Halftime Show to Support KaepernickBitch, better keep your money!
  5. apologies
    Simone Biles Called Out Interim USA Gymnastics President Over Kaepernick TweetThe gold medalist criticized the newly appointed Interim President’s comments about Kaepernick as the face of Nike.
  6. 2018 emmys
    Jenifer Lewis Wore Head-to-Toe Nike to Support Colin Kaepernick“What can I do that’s meaningful? I’ll wear Nike.”
  7. just do it
    Mayor Bans Nike From Children’s Sports and Playgrounds, Citing ‘Fairness to All’After the brand featured outspoken former NFL player Colin Kaepernick in an ad campaign.
  8. games
    How Nike Got All the Way to Lionizing Colin KaepernickHint: It’s not really about politics.
  9. nike
    Trump Says Nike Is Getting ‘Killed’ Over Kaepernick Ad As Its Stock ReboundsAfter its stock price took a hit Tuesday, Nike is rebounding Wednesday as young people snap up shares.
  10. colin kaepernick
    Trump Suggests Nike’s Kaepernick Hire Is Fine – Because They Rent From Him“Nike is a tenant of mine. They pay a lot of rent.”
  11. Nike Debuts Colin Kaepernick Ad, Conservatives Protest by Burning Their Own GearNike’s move appears less risky when you consider that Kaep’s protests are most unpopular with older white Republicans – not their core demographic.
  12. sports
    In Blow to NFL, Arbitrator Rules Colin Kaepernick’s Collusion Case Can ContinueThe NFL’s request to have the complaint dismissed due to lack of evidence was dismissed, and a full hearing is expected by the end of the year.
  13. Roger Goodell Is the Prototypical Trump EnablerThe NFL commissioner, an empty suit staring into the middle distance, just keeps making everything worse for everyone.
  14. Most Unpatriotic President Ever Says NFL Kneelers ‘Shouldn’t Be in the Country’Trump’s embrace of patriotism is an obvious fraud. No president has ever betrayed American values or interests like he does.
  15. Spike Lee Has Seen Black Panther 4 Times AlreadyAt the Tribeca Film Festival, the veteran director professed his love for the film — and discussed Colin Kaepernick.
  16. the sports section
    Diddy Wants to Be the New Owner of the Carolina PanthersHe threw his hat into the ring after current owner Jerry Richardson announced plans to sell the team following allegations of workplace misconduct.
  17. beyonce
    Beyoncé Presented Colin Kaepernick With the Muhammad Ali Legacy AwardThe award was part of Tuesday’s Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year Awards.
  18. good one podcast
    The Best Joke About Colin Kaepernick and the NFL National Anthem ProtestsComedian Roy Wood Jr. talks about writing a joke inspired by Colin Kaepernick taking a knee that doesn’t ever say his name.
  19. Roy Moore: Kneeling During the National Anthem Undermines ‘the Rule of Law’“If we disobey this, what else are we going to disobey?” asks the GOP Senate candidate who has defied court orders and Supreme Court rulings.
  20. Colin Kaepernick Files Complaint Accusing NFL Owners of CollusionThe grievance calls President Trump “an organizing force in the collusion among team owners,” but Kaepernick may have a hard time proving his case.
  21. NFL Looks Ready to Capitulate to Trump on Anthem ProtestsAt first, Trump’s bluster at the NFL over anthem protests seemed to be backfiring. But threats to the wallet seem to have made their mark.
  22. How We Can Get Partisan Politics Out of FootballMake support for African-Americans’ civic equality a nonpartisan issue.
  23. the national interest
    Limbaugh: The NFL Is Losing Core Audience of Racist Right-Wing Talk Radio Hosts“In many ways I think that I am fairly typical,” explains the fair-minded host.
  24. the political climate
    J. Cole Is Encouraging Everyone to Boycott the NFL for Colin Kaepernick“Repeat this with another company, and another.”
  25. How Trump Bungled the Politics of FootballA clever demagogue could have exploited the football protests. Trump is not clever.
  26. Star Athletes Slam Trump After President Attacks Curry, KaepernickSports and politics in a head-on collision.
  27. controversies
    Kid ‘n Play’s Christopher Reid Apologizes for Colin Kaepernick Sketch“The skit and photo were not meant to disrespect Colin’s message or political stance.”
  28. Kid From Kid ‘n Play Was Actually Whitlock’s Colin Kaepernick ImpersonatorSo much for that recognizable hi-top fade.
  29. Sports May Never Be a Politics-Free Zone AgainPatriots shun the White House. Sports stars turn ESPN into MSNBC. And brands smell the commercial potential in political rage.
  30. #grammyssowhite
    Frank Ocean Hopes His Grammys Boycott Will Be a ‘Colin Kaepernick Moment’“It just doesn’t seem to be representing very well for people who come from where I come from, and hold down what I hold down.”
  31. Poll: Anger at Colin Kaepernick Is Driving Down NFL RatingsThe election has something to do with it too.
  32. Colin Kaepernick’s New, Team-Friendly Contract Means He’ll Finally Get to PlayThe team-friendly deal lets the Niners off the hook in case he gets hurt.
  33. saturday night live
    Michael Che Shares National-Anthem Thoughts Some viewers were upset by his use of the N-word.
  34. Colin Kaepernick and Protest As a Leap of FaithThe risks of protesting the national anthem.
  35. really makes you think
    South Park Pens a New National Anthem“Colin Kaepernick is great. Cops are pigs.”
  36. toronto film festival 2016
    Gabrielle Union on Birth of a Nation, Kaepernick“Did I leave this job in a better place than when I started?”
  37. Another NFL Player Kneels for National Anthem Ahead of League’s Opening WeekendWill players continue their protests on the anniversary of 9/11?
  38. Colin Kaepernick’s Jersey Is Now the NFL’s Best SellerThe backup QB will be continuing his protest into the regular season.
  39. sick burns
    John Legend Has Best Burn for Kaepernick HatersThe tweet to end all tweets.
  40. Your Super Bowl Primer FAQIn case you need it.