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'Protest and Patriotism' Panel at Idaho Black History Museum Talks Kaepernick, NFL, Community Action


“What’s so different about this kind of protest? One of the big differences is the skin color of people engaged in the protest.”

When Colin Kaepernick, then-quarterback for the San Francisco 49ers, began to kneel when the National Anthem was played at football games, it was his way of protesting police brutality against people of color. Kaepernick is now a free agent, but scores of other National Football League players have followed his lead, kneeling when the National Anthem is played.…

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