Sunday, October 21, 2018

Tag: National Anthem Protest

Philly Mayor Has Zero Mercy on Trump’s...

WASHINGTON (AP) — A day after scrubbing a White House visit by the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles, President Donald Trump appeared to challenge...

Players Reportedly Already Considering Alternative Ways to...

It's been just 24 hours since the NFL unveiled its new policy requiring players to stand for the national anthem and sources say players...

‘Let’s Keep This Confidential’ Report Reveals NFL...

Newly released audio recordings of a secret meeting between NFL players and executives proves team owners all but agreed to blackball Colin Kaepernick in...

Stephen A. Smith Makes Shocking Comparison Between...

https://youtu.be/dlUk2_T-jxo Stephen A. Smith's tirade against Colin Kaepernick continues nearly two years after the free agent quarterback knelt during the national anthem. Smith, who is vocal...

Texans Owner Bob McNair Regrets Apologizing for...

Bob McNair, the owner of the Houston Texans, was embroiled in controversy last fall when he compared protesting NFL players to prisoners. "We can’t have...

Colin Kaepernick Lends Support to Elementary Students...

https://twitter.com/louispenna/status/980536364771950593 While Colin Kaepernick celebrated elementary school students kneeling during the national anthem, many others see the political stance as too much too soon. Free agent...

New York Jets Owner Plans to Fight...

The topic of football players standing during the national anthem remains a hot-button issue since former San Francisco 49ers Colin Kaepernick first took the...

This Explains Why Colin Kaepernick Was Seen...

Former @NFL QB Colin Kaepernick working out in the Houston area earlier today pic.twitter.com/KqXZ1W4iWO — The Fantasy Source 🏈 (@FantasySource_) March 15, 2018   Colin Kaepernick isn't...

Michigan Teen’s Essay Explaining Decision to Sit...

East Lansing, Michigan like most cities in the United Staes, has a dark and troubled history as it relates to racism. An East Lansing High...

Fans Outraged Over ABC Pulling ‘Black-ish’ Episode...

"Creative differences" has caused a previously shelved episode of ABC's "Black-ish" to be placed on the backburner indefinitely. After "Please, Baby, Please,” was pulled from airing...

BeyHive Comes for Tomi Lahren After She...

https://www.instagram.com/p/BcYnoC_gObU/?taken-by=atlblackstar When Beyoncé presented Colin Kaepernick with the Muhammad Ali Legacy Award Tuesday night, many haters came out of the woodwork. One outspoken right-winger, Tomi...

Texans Owner Bob McNair Chalks Up ‘Inmate’...

Houston Texans owner Bob McNair has apologized after making an analogy about the NFL allowing players to kneel in protest during the national anthem. "We...

Malcolm Jenkins: ‘I’d Continue My Demonstration’ If...

Your browser does not support iframes. Malcolm Jenkins would be willing to risk playing if it meant standing up for his beliefs by sitting out...

Black NHL Player Receives Death Threats After...

https://youtu.be/riXYhLk8S2M NFL players aren't the only ones taking a stand (or a knee) against racial injustice. Over the weekend, the Tampa Bay Lightning's J.T. Brown...

Kaepernick Fans Demand Apology from Sportswriter Who...

After a CBS reporter initially claimed Colin Kaepernick would stand for the national anthem this season, the free agent quarterback's girlfriend has denied the...

Detroit Lions Owner Offered Money to Player...

Days after linking arms with players in a show of solidarity, Detroit Lions owner Martha Ford reportedly asked her team not to kneel during...

A Veteran Decided to Drop Some Knowledge...

Patriotic fans have continued to claim that athletes are disrespecting the flag by taking a knee. However, one Twitter user discounted those notions by...

Black Lawmaker Kneels On House Floor After...

https://youtu.be/JKhpYlLCRx4 During an impassioned speech from the House floor Monday night, Rep. Sheila Lee Jackson (D-Texas) knelt in a show of solidarity with NFL players...

Chicago Policemen to be Reprimanded After Kneeling...

Two Chicago police officers face disciplinary action after posing for a photo that shows them taking a knee seemingly in support of NFL players'...

Shannon Sharpe Blasts ‘Hypocrisy’ of Ray Lewis...

Shannon Sharpe is too real. Called out one of his best friends, saying he was disappointed in Ray Lewis. pic.twitter.com/0cOTGPMrIN — Jasmine (@JasmineLWatkins) September 25,...

NASCAR Owners to Drivers: Stand for National...

NASCAR drivers have been told to leave their personal politics off the track — or risk losing their jobs. Several NASCAR team owners made it...