Kaepernick Officially Filed A Grievance Against The NFL

Kaepernick Officially Filed A Grievance Against The NFL

Earlier tonight it was announced that Colin Kaepernick had officially filed a grievance against the NFL. According to CBS, the former 49ers quarterback is alleging that he “remains unsigned as a result of collusion by owners following his protests during the national anthem”. Kaepernick’s filing says his blacklisting is retaliating for “leadership and advocacy for equality and social […]

Protests Spread: Athletes From Every Major League Speaking Out Against Trump

Protests Spread: Athletes From Every Major League Speaking Out Against Trump

In the past week, it’s begun to look as if the entire sporting community has turned on President Trump. From Lebron James calling him a “bum” on Twitter to Cowboys owner Jerry Jones kneeling with entire team before their game in Arizona, the optics are not good for the Commander and Chief. Even though Jones player his […]

Blacklisted: Smithsonian Honors Kaepernick As NAACP Calls For NFL Boycott

Blacklisted: Smithsonian Honors Kaepernick As NAACP Calls For NFL Boycott

Earlier this week, the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History announced that they will feature several Colin Kaepernick artifacts in an upcoming exhibit. Damion Thomas, the museum’s sports curator, told USA Today: “The National Museum of African American History and Culture has nearly 40,000 items in our collection. The Colin Kaepernick collection is in line with […]

After The Protests: Kaepernick’s Future Is Uncertain

After The Protests: Kaepernick’s Future Is Uncertain

2016 was a big year for Colin Kaepernick. The San Francisco 49ers quarterback became a household name after he refused to stand for the national anthem, choosing instead to “stand with the people that are being oppressed“. The decisions was unpopular with many football fans, and it garnered tons of national media coverage. While the political debates played […]

Kaepernick Doesn’t Think Voting Can Change Anything

Kaepernick Doesn’t Think Voting Can Change Anything

  Colin Kaepernick may have lost some of his clout with liberals after it was revealed that, not only did he not vote in the 2016 election, he never even registered to vote. That fact could taint Kaepernick’s protest movement going forward. During the weekend’s game between New England and San Francisco, Scott Hanson of NFL RedZone took a shot at the […]