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Colin Kaepernick

American football quarterback and civil rights activist

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Colin Kaepernick: American football quarterback and civil rights activist
Colin Rand Kaepernick is an American civil rights activist and football quarterback who is a free agent. As a political activist, he knelt during the national anthem at the start of NFL games in protest of police brutality and racial inequality in the United States. He played six seasons for the San Francisco 49ers in the National Football League (NFL).

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Jaden Michael Set to Star as Young Colin Kaepernick in Netflix Limited Series | THR News [Video]

Jaden Michael Set to Star as Young Colin Kaepernick in Netflix Limited Series | THR News

Newcomer Jaden Michael will star as a high school Colin Kaepernick in Netflix limited series 'Colin in Black & White.'

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Colin Kaepernick Calls for Abolishing the Police [Video]

Colin Kaepernick Calls for Abolishing the Police

Kaepernick wrote an essay for a series called 'Abolition for the People'.

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Colin Kaepernick Game-Worn, Bloodied Football Gloves Hit Auction Block

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Colin Kaepernick Calls For Abolition Of Police, 'Roots In White Supremacy'

Colin Kaepernick is calling for the end of America's current policing system ... saying Wednesday, "In order to eradicate anti-Blackness, we must also abolish the police." The ex-NFL star spelled out..
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Colin Kaepernick Speaks on Breonna Taylor Case, 'Abolish The Police'

Colin Kaepernick is addressing the Breonna Taylor decision ... calling for the end of law enforcement and referring to it as a "white supremacist institution." "The white supremacist institution of..
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Colin Kaepernick 1-of-1 Trading Card Sells For $20K, Over $5K To QB's Charity

A SUPER RARE Colin Kaepernick football card just sold for over $20k at auction ... and at least $5 grand is being donated to the quarterback's charity! As we previously reported ... the 2011 Topps..
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Colin Kaepernick Special Nike Jersey Sells Out In Seconds, Resale Market On Fire

Colin Kaepernick is still in very high demand -- at least when it comes to his jersey. Nike offered up a special limited edition CK7 jersey on its website early Thursday morning -- and within seconds,..
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NFL: Colin Kaepernick criticises league 'propaganda' and Eric Reid 'blackballing'

Colin Kaepernick criticises NFL "propaganda" and claims it is "blackballing" Eric Reid, who first protested alongside him.
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Colin Kaepernick Added to Madden '21 Video Game, Rated Higher Than Cam Newton

Colin Kaepernick is back in the NFL -- in the Madden '21 video game ... where he's now a playable QB with a higher rating than Cam Newton and Baker Mayfield. "Colin Kaepernick is one of the top free..
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Colin Kaepernick Collector Auctions Rare Card, Splits Profits with QB's Charity

You're looking at an ultra-rare autographed Colin Kaepernick rookie card featuring a piece of a game-used jersey. It's awesome. It's valuable. And, the only reason the owner is parting ways with it is..
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Kaepernick shirt used as a target at Navy Seal event

The US Navy Seals have launched an investigation after the footage from an event last year emerged.
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'We can't keep doing this' - how artists responded to the bulldozed Kaepernick mural

Meet the artist whose Colin Kaepernick mural was torn down, only for the community to respond with the KaeperBowl.
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Colin Kaepernick’s life story to become Netflix TV series

The story of NFL star and civil rights activist Colin Kaepernick’s early years is being made into a documentary series.
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Kaepernick joins Medium, will create content on race and civil rights

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick has joined the board of directors of Medium and will work on content focused on race and civil rights, the U.S.-based online publishing platform announced on..
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NFL teams encouraged to sign Kaepernick by commissioner

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell says he would "encourage" a team to sign former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick.
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The stylist helping Kaepernick in his fight against injustice

Colin Kaepernick's stylist, Rachel Johnson, explains how she supports the American Football player's fight against racial injustice through fashion.
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Colin Kaepernick: How the NFL made its U-turn

Four years after Colin Kaepernick first kneeled during the US national anthem, the NFL says it was "wrong" for not allowing players to protest.
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Styling Messi, Kaepernick and Jay-Z

Fashion stylist Rachel Johnson gives a makeover to Barcelona forward Lionel Messi and explains how she has styled Colin Kaepernick, LeBron James and Jay-Z.
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Jay-Z explains his and Beyonce's Super Bowl 'protest': 'It just happened'

The couple stayed seated, leading to speculation it was a message of support to Colin Kaepernick.
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PETA defends controversial 'kneel' advertisement intended for Super Bowl

Animal rights group PETA defended an ad it said was rejected for the Super Bowl broadcast this year, after some critics said it trivialized and appropriated quarterback Colin Kaepernick's kneeling..
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Styling Lionel Messi, Colin Kaepernick & Jay Z: Meet America’s fashion fairy godmother

Fashion stylist Rachel Johnson gives a makeover to Barcelona forward Lionel Messi and explains how she has styled Colin Kaepernick, LeBron James and Jay Z.
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Goodell says league has 'moved on' from Kaepernick special workout

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said on Wednesday that the league had "moved on" from last month's long-awaited workout with Colin Kaepernick, three years after the former 49ers quarterback kneeled..
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Colin Kaepernick does not attend NFL private workout

Colin Kaepernick does not attend an NFL-arranged private workout, holding his own session at a high school.
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Dolphins, Lions planning to attend Kaepernick's NFL audition

The Miami Dolphins and other clubs will attend Colin Kaepernick's audition at a special workout hosted by the National Football League (NFL) on Saturday, opening the possibility that the former..
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Colin Kaepernick: NFL arranges workout for free agent quarterback

The NFL arranges a private workout for ex-San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick that all 32 teams are welcome to attend.
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Jay-Z NFL deal: Kaepernick lawyer calls rapper 'cold-blooded'

A lawyer for Colin Kaepernick criticises the rapper over a new deal to promote social justice.
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Colin Kaepernick: Donald Trump backs quarterback NFL recall

Quarterback Colin Kaepernick should be employed by an NFL team - if he is good enough - says United States President Donald Trump.
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Kaepernick insists he's 'still ready' to play in NFL

Colin Kaepernick says he is "still ready" to play in the NFL despite being without a contract for 889 days.
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Nike 'pulls Betsy Ross flag trainer after Kaepernick complaint'

Nike will not sell a trainer with an early version of the US flag adopted by American Nazis.
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