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Eric Reid and Malcolm Jenkins turned the fight for racial and social justice into a skirmish on the field.

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  Serena Williams is gracing the cover of TIME and opening up about everything from motherhood to her return to tennis. She also took time to share her thoughts on Colin Kaepernick and the ongoing NFL protests. Williams is currently preparing for the U.S. Open in NYC. The tournament is her chance to tie Margaret […]

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  Madden 19 isn’t even out yet, but the game is already causing controversy. Big Sean is speaking out against the NFL and EA Sports for editing out his shout out to Colin Kaepernick on his verse of the YG song “Big Bank” used on the version played on the game. When news broke (via a video […]

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Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones doubled down Wednesday on insisting that his players stand for the national anthem.

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Say what? Outspoken businessman LaVar Ball, who is the father of three talented basketball players including LA Laker Lonzo Ball, had a very clear message for NFL players who kneel for the national anthem: “Get out their league.” Ball said NFL players are required to “follow the league’s new protocol for the national anthem,” as reported […]

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Who’s afraid of a little pregame kneeling? Not Queen Sugar. In its season three premiere, airing Tuesday at 10 p.m. EDT on OWN, Queen Sugar builds on its reputation for taking on challenging social issues. This time, that means using Micah West’s (Nicholas L. Ashe) violent season two encounter with a police officer and his […]

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NFL ratings hit an eight-year low amid national anthem protests.

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The chief of the police for the University of Nevada, Reno, issued an apology after a member of his force wore a Colin Kaepernick Halloween costume.

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Nearly every single member of the Houston Texans took a knee during the national anthem on Sunday at CenturyLink Field in Washington.

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A 6-year-old Florida boy was admonished publicly in front of the rest of his classmates when he took a knee during the Pledge of Allegiance.

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Game. Blouses. The Philadelphia Flyers’ Wayne Simmonds, who is black, is undecided on whether he will kneel during the playing of the national anthem when the NHL regular season opens next week. One day after close friend Joel Ward said he is also undecided but is considering joining the national protests, Simmonds echoed those sentiments […]

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While the conversation around kneeling during the national anthem has focused on the NFL and […]

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