Colin Kaepernick participated in an un-Thanksgiving Day protest with Native Americans on Alcatraz Island on Thanksgiving Day. Instead f staying in football shape, this clown continues his anti-USA crap.
The one demand most chief executives make of their seconds-in-command is loyalty, meaning no public disagreement. Either go along or shut up.
The Detroit rapper, who has slammed Trump previously in the nine-minute 2016 freestyle "Campaign Speech," and in Big Sean's "No Favors," had criticized Trump supporters in the past, but this time he took it a step further, directly addressing his own fans on the issue: "And any fan of mine who's a supporter of his, I'm drawing in the sand a line, you're either for or against, and if you can't decide who you like more and you're split on who you should stand beside, I'll do it for it for you with this," he said toward the end, raising his middle finger. The latest freestyle, which Eminem revealed on Twitter is called "The Storm," comes as anticipation for Eminem's eighth studio release builds.
NFL Players Association executive director DeMaurice Smith released a statement Monday regarding players protesting during the national anthem, saying "no player is disrespecting our country or our flag." Smith's statement comes following Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones' comments on Sunday that his players must stand for the anthem or else they would not play.
DALLAS Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has delivered a scathing warning to any players who consider taking a knee during the national anthem. U.S. Vice President Mike Pence walked out of a NFL game on Sunday in his home state of Indiana after some players knelt during the national anthem, a form of demonstration that began last year as a symbolic protest about police violence against racial minorities.
Colin Kaepernick, center, as quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers in 2016, takes a knee during the national anthem, along with other teammates. A CBS sports reporter who said Sunday that Colin Kaepernick would stand for the national anthem if given the opportunity to play in the NFL again later admitted that he never discussed the issue with the former quarterback.
Vice President Mike Pence left the 49ers-Colts game after about a dozen San Francisco players took a knee during the national anthem Sunday. The former Indiana governor flew in so he could watch Peyton Manning's jersey retirement ceremony.
The US vice president, Mike Pence, has left an American football game after some of the players dropped to one knee during the national anthem. The former Indiana governor flew in for the Indianapolis Colts-San Francisco 49ers game on Sunday but he did not stay long.
Vice-President Mike Pence stated earlier today that he was at the game in Indianapolis to help honor the career of Colts legend Peyton Manning. Looking forward to cheering for our @Colts & honoring the great career of #18 Peyton Manning at @LucasOilStadium today.
Seeking momentum for gun restrictions, Sen. Dianne Feinstein says only broader legislation would be effective in outlawing "bump stocks" like the Las Vegas gunman used. "Saturday Night Live" has paid tribute to the victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting and the late rock superstar Tom Petty by opening its show with country star Jason Aldean singing one of Petty's songs.
There was a significant decrease in NFL players kneeling during the national anthem this Sunday as compared to last, but almost half of Colin Kaepernick's old team took a knee. Kapernick began his national anthem protest over a year ago on the San Francisco 49ers.
Donald Trump's attacks on the NFL players who protest racism and police brutality has backfired tremendously. Now even Michael Hayden, a four-star general who served in the military for 39 years and went on to serve as national security adviser and head the CIA, has taken a side -- and it's not with Trump.
Last year San Francisco 49er quarterback Colin Kaepernick knelt for the National Anthem in protest of police treatment of black Americans. Since then the protests against the US national anthem have grown.
The head of the Congressional Black Caucus lashed out at President Trump Wednesday, accusing the president of both insensitivity and ignorance when it comes to issues of race. In a letter to Trump, Rep. Cedric Richmond said the president's verbal attacks on NFL players protesting police brutality marked a "disgraceful response" to demonstrators -- most of them African American -- fighting for social justice.
Marge was in her mid-50s at the time and the longtime wife of a Covenant church preacher. She was the stereotypical preacher's wife: played piano, sang hymns, was a great cook, and home schooled her children.
Vice President Mike Pence addressed a sympathetic crowd of Venezuelans in South Florida as he assured them the U.S. will use its economic and diplomatic power to push for free elections. Vice President Mike Pence addressed a sympathetic crowd of Venezuelans in South Florida as he assured them the U.S. will use its economic and diplomatic power to push for free elections.
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, has died. Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, has died.
Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's national anthem protest is still causing debate in and around the NFL a year later as the embattled quarterback looks for a chance to play again. Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's national anthem protest is still causing debate in and around the NFL a year later as the embattled quarterback looks for a chance to play again.
Referee John Hussey talks with side judge Allen Baynes outside the review booth during a 2016 NFL game. Fans in Philadelphia that say they watched less football last season blamed it on the delays in gameplay caused by penalties and reviews.
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Last week Colin Kaepernick won an award from his teammates that named him as the player who 'best exemplifies the inspirational and courageous play' The San Francisco 49ers announced on Friday that the team has voted to give Colin Kaepernick the Len Eshmont Award, a prize given to the player who "best exemplifies the inspirational and courageous play of Len Eshmont-a Navy vet-an original member of the 1946 49ers team." "I think the thing, to me, that stood out was it was my teammates that voted on it.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was supported by President Obama regarding his decision to not stand for the national anthem. Speaking at a news conference in Hangzhou, China Monday, President Barack Obama defended Kaepernick's decision not to stand for the national anthem.
Around 100 mourners gathered Friday at a Beverly Hills church to pay respects to actress Zsa Zsa Gabor, who died December 18 from a heart attack at age 99. The Hollywood star was remembered for her love of glamour and red carpets at the service where her husband Frederic Prinz von Anhalt, 73, gave a lengthy eulogy recounting their relationship and GaborA s desire for the spotlight. Von Anhalt - GaborA s ninth husband who she married in 1986 - paid tribute to his wife and said his life was A emptyA without her.
Colin Kaepernick, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump and were all polarizing figures in 2016. It has been an interesting 12 months for 2016.
San Francisco 49ers players including quarterback Colin Kaepernick knelt during the national anthem before a game Sunday. The action is part of an ongoing protest of the treatment of minorities.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick did not vote in the Nov. 8 election. Yes, the player who kneels during the national anthem in the name of justice and change.
Leave it to Costas to come up with one of the most intriguing ideas we've heard on how the NFL can handle protesting players such as Colin Kaepernick - while placating #BoycottNFL fans angered over disrespect of the American flag and national anthem. Costas, the 27-time Emmy winner, will host the pregame show for NBC's portion of the "Thursday Night Football" package, along with Super Bowl-winning coach Tony Dungy and two-time Super Bowl champ Rodney Harrison.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg said in a Yahoo interview the other day that football players who refuse to stand for the national anthem are "dumb and disrespectful." According to the Los Angeles Times , the outspoken and famously liberal Supreme Court justice laid it on awfully thick--and awfully conservat iv e-sounding--about the fad started by San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick of conspicuously kneeling during the singing of the Star-Spangled Banner as a protest against racial injustice, police brutality, or something: "I think it's a terrible thing to do, but I wouldn't lock a person up for doing it," she said.
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg wasn't afraid to be blunt when expressing her opinion about the athletes taking a knee or raising a fist during the ongoing national anthem protests. "I think it's really dumb of them," Ginsburg told Katie Couric in a Yahoo News interview , but nevertheless said they had a right to protest.
It came together in about a week. First, the idea for a punchy, uplifting dance video that would tell a story about diversity, difference and communal support.
Congressman takes swipe at Kaepernick after police arrest terror suspect Zeldin sent out the tweet following the arrest of Ahmad Khan Rahami. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2de0Hoq Following the police arrest of terror suspect Ahmad Khan Rahami on Monday, Congressman Lee Zeldin, a Republican representing the 1st District of New York, sent out a tweet that took a swipe at 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick.
Florida's Orange County Public Schools announced this week that their students must have parental permission if they want to kneel during the national anthem at football games. The move comes after students in at least one school district in the state reportedly knelt in solidarity with 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's protest against social injustice in America.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's recent "activism" is "sympathetic to ISIS," according to Rep. Steve King During an interview earlier this week on the conservative NewsmaxTV's "America Talks Live," King speculated that Kaepernick's "Islamic" fiancA e might have inspired his recent protests. Kaepernick already made headlines this football season with his refusal to stand during the national anthem in protest of oppression of blacks in the U.S. His own protest has inspired other players on other teams to do the same.
Rock and roll superstar Kid Rock had a very blunt and simple message for San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. "Fuck Colin Kaepernick!" shouted to the crowd at Fenway Park late Saturday night during his concert as he sang his hit song "Born Free."
HANGZHOU, China - President Barack Obama Monday acknowledged that for some people it is a "tough thing" to see Colin Kaepernick kneel instead of stand for the American flag and national anthem, but defended the NFL quarterback, saying he was "exercising his constitutional right to make a statement." The flag and anthem have so much meaning for many men and women in uniform and others who have defended the country that the style of Kaepernick's protest may make it difficult for them to "hear what his deeper concerns are," Obama said.
President Barack Obama says the NFL quarterback who is refusing to stand for the national anthem is the latest in a long line of professional athletes who have exercised their constitutional right to make a statement about social issues. The president was asked at a news conference Monday about Colin Kaepernick's protest gesture.
Obama said NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick is the latest in a long line of sports figures to protest about social issues. Obama defends Kaepernick's national anthem protest Obama said NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick is the latest in a long line of sports figures to protest about social issues.
Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers stands on the field prior to the game against the San Diego Chargers at Qualcomm Stadium on Sept. 1. President Barack Obama said San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's decision not to stand for the U.S. national anthem before games is both his constitutional right to exercise as well as a stinging symbol to military members and veterans.
Long-lost sisters aged 13 and 14 are reunited after one was adopted and taken to Kentucky three years ago, while the other was left at a Chinese orphanage without knowing they were related Santa Clara cops threaten to stop staffing 49ers games if Colin Kaepernick continues his police brutality protest as quarterback insists he's not anti-American 'It was my own insecurities': Lena Dunham responds to Twitter backlash after she accused Odell Beckham Jr of snubbing her at Met Gala Indiana man, 28, who was on the run almost two months after 'kidnapping and raping a woman he chained up in his basement' surrenders to police at court house The secret in the garden: A seven foot deep tunnel is found hidden in the yard under a '$6m West Village apartment block' - and it could have COLLAPSED neighboring properties New York Giants legend Lawrence Taylor is arrested for DUI after 'he hit a motorhome ... (more)
Two NFL players join Kaepernick's national anthem protest: Crowd boos 49ers quarterback after he kneels alongside team mate and Seahawks player in demonstration against 'inequality' in the US Now the Mexican President calls Trump 'a real threat' - hours after being branded a 'traitor' for going easy on him when the pair met Seahawks player Jeremy Lane joins 49ers' Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid in protest by REFUSING to stand during the national anthem before his game in Oakland Chicago endures bloodiest month in decades with 90 people killed in August alone - more than the number of homicides in New York and Los Angeles COMBINED Hermine makes landfall: A hurricane hits Florida for the first time in 11 years with 80mph winds leaving 100,000 without power What's in a name? Florida hurricane Hermine whips up a storm on Twitter over whether it should be called Hermione - or Harambe Double ... (more)
Donald Trump says San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's refusal to stand for the national anthem is a "terrible thing." Trump tells KIRO radio in Seattle that Kaepernick "should find a country that works better for him.
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump criticized San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick for refusing to stand for the National Anthem in a preseason game on Friday. "I think it's personally not a good thing," Trump said Monday on The Dori Monson Show.
Defiant, and determined to be a conduit for change, Colin Kaepernick plans to sit through the national anthem for as long as he feels is appropriate and until he sees significant progress - specifically when it comes to race relations in the United States. He knows he could be cut by San Francisco for this stand.
On Sunday 49ers quarterback said that presidential candidate Donald Trump was "openly racist." A day later, Trump suggested Kaepernick find "another country that suits his personal beliefs."
Defiant, and determined to be a conduit for U.S. change, Colin Kaepernick plans to sit through the national anthem for as long as he feels is appropriate and until he sees significant progress in America - specifically when it comes to race relations. He knows he could be cut by San Francisco for this stand.
One black man is shot dead by police while selling CDs outside of a convenience store in Louisiana. A day later, another is fatally shot by an officer in Minnesota during a traffic stop over a tail light.
NOVEMBER 1: Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers throws a pass against the St. Louis Rams in the second quarter at the Edward Jones Dome on November 1, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri. The dual-threat quarterback posted a video of the shooting to Instagram with the caption, "This is what lynchings look like in 2016! Another murder in the streets because the color of a man's skin, at the hands of the people who they say will protect us.