November 29, 2017
Colin, Will You Continue to Sit?
In August of 2016, Colin Kaepernick was asked by Nick Wagoner, ESPN Staff Writer, “Will you continue to sit?” “Yes, I'll continue to sit,” said Kaepernick, “I'm going to continue to stand with the people that are being oppressed. To me, this is something that must change. When there's significant change and I feel like that flag represents what it's supposed to represent, this country is representing people the way that it's supposed to, I'll stand.” So it began, late summer 2016, the eighth year of the Obama presidency. The kneeling was intended to provoke, and it did. By declaring America to be trapped in a nightmare world of police brutality and racial injustice, Kaepernick insulted the fans. In the process, he proved to those of us who know more than he does just how little he understands about America. Colin, did you know what you were doing when you started this? Did you know the nature of the people you were...(Read Full Article)