Colin Kaepernick, The Quarteback That Kneeled For His Beliefs
December 7, 2017
It is always a sign of democracy when young people are allowed to speak their minds. Colin Kaepernick, the former 49-er quarterback, made his mark when he protested against unnecessary police violence.
Colin Kaepernick, the quarterback who launched a protest
The quarterback started his protest when he refused to stand up during the USA anthem. He kneeled the first time at the start of the preseason game against the Green Bay Packers on the 26th of August. He refuses standing up for the national anthem as long as the nation it represents does nothing against police brutality. In an interview for NFL Media Kaepernick said: