https://t.co/iUCYamJZco — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) May 23, 2018 The #TakeTheKnee protests were started by Colin Kaepernick to call attention to police brutality and racial inequality, but when President Donald Trump took personal offense to them Kaepernick has been essentially blackballed from playing in the NFL as a result of the protests He filed a charge of collusion[...]
Papa Johns CEO John Schnatter has blamed sluggish pizza sales on the NFL's #TakeTheKnee protests, a new report reveals Schnatter blamed the NFL during a conference call with other disappointed Papa Johns executives, according to a report from ESPN. "The NFL has hurt us," Schnatter said "We are disappointed the NFL and its leadership did not[...]
Secret Empire writer Nick Spencer took to Twitter to share his take on the #TakeTheKnee protests and Trump's stance on the issue.
President Trump took to Twitter today to address widespread protests across major sports leagues spurred by his own divisive comments about sports protests.
#TakeTheKnee pic.twitter.com/Hz24rptkiE — Denizcan James (@MrFilmkritik) September 24, 2017 And this was just the first round of games Another slate of games kicks off this afternoon at 4 p.m and then there will be primetime games tonight and tomorrow All eyes will be on the players as they continue to show support for the movement Kapernick started[...]
Batman Day was yesterday, and now today thanks to artist Francesco Francavilla he joins the protest hashtag #TakeTheKnee. Today's BATMAN.#TakeTheKnee pic.twitter.com/t5wWAgkd1R — Francesco Francavilla (@f_francavilla) September 24, 2017 #TakeTheKnee refers to the silent protest being taken across the NFL in the US Many players, starting famously with Colin Kapernick last season, have been taking to one knee during the[...]