Colin Kaepernick

Meek Mill Receives Support From Colin Kaepernick; FBI Reportedly Investigating Case

Yesterday on Instagram, Colin Kaepernick posted a note of support for Meek Mill, who was recently sentenced to two to four years in jail for violating probation. The blacklisted NFL quarterback posted…
Liz Cantrell / November 14, 2017

Jay-Z on NFL Anthem Protests: “It’s About Injustice”

On Sunday, Jay-Z's 4:44 tour made its way to Miami, where he took a moment to make another political statement. The star dedicated his speech to…
Brian Josephs / November 13, 2017

J. Cole on Colin Kaepernick: “He Sacrificed His Dream”

GQ selected exiled quarterback Colin Kaepernick as its "Citizen of the Year" and put him on one of its four Men of the Year covers. Kaepernick hasn't done full-length interviews…
Brian Josephs / November 13, 2017

Watch Stevie Wonder Take a Knee in Solidarity with Colin Kaepernick

Last night, Stevie Wonder performed at the 2017 Global Citizen Festival in New York's Central Park. Before his set, the musician took a knee in…
Rob Arcand / September 24, 2017

Watch Jay-Z Dedicate a Song to Colin Kaepernick Live at the Meadows Music and Arts Festival

Last night, Jay-Z took the stage at the Meadows Music and Arts Festival in Queens, New York. Performing cuts from his new album 4:44, the…
Rob Arcand / September 17, 2017

Kid of Kid ‘n Play Apologizes for His Role in Bizarre Colin Kaepernick Impersonation

Christopher Reid--also known as Kid, one half of the bygone party-rap duo Kid 'n Play--has apologized for his impersonation of NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick in…
Andy Cush / September 15, 2017

Fox Sports Won’t Air Jason Whitlock’s Bizarre Colin Kaepernick Kid ‘n Play Sketch: Report

Yesterday, we took a moment to address a minor sports media controversy with a bizarre cast of characters. Jason Whitlock, a loudmouthed pundit with decidedly conservative attitudes…
Andy Cush / September 7, 2017

Damn, This Is Fucked Up

Noted sports doofus Jason Whitlock took a break from his groundbreaking work in cybernetic theory today to tweet a photo of himself grinning next to a…
Andy Cush / September 6, 2017

VMAs 2017: Cardi B Shouts Out Colin Kaepernick

Cardi B, who performed her hit "Bodak Yellow" at the VMA's pre-show ceremonies, introduced Demi Lovato's performance at the main show later in the night. During…
Brian Josephs / August 27, 2017

Colin Kaepernick Donated $34,000 to J. Cole’s Dreamville Foundation

Last year, former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick revealed his intentions to donate a million dollars to various charitable organizations. As of now, he's…
Jeremy Gordon / August 23, 2017

J. Cole Speaks Out in Support of Colin Kaepernick at Baltimore Concert

At his 4 Your Eyez Only world tour stop in Baltimore Sunday night, J. Cole paid tribute to quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who—despite superior stats to…
Taylor Berman / August 8, 2017

Doofus Congressman Connects Kaepernick Protest and NYC Bombing

To the relief of citizens across New York and New Jersey, law enforcement officials arrested a man this morning who is believed to be responsible for multiple bombings…
Andy Cush / September 19, 2016

Silly Republican Accuses Colin Kaepernick of Being an ISIS Sympathizer

Colin Kaepernick's decision to take knee during the National Anthem was to protest the continued violence against African-Americans in this country. He said it himself: "I am…
Brian Josephs / September 15, 2016

Remember When Jimi Hendrix Protested the National Anthem on a National Stage?

One day in August, a young black man at the top of his game stood on a field in front of hundreds of thousands of…
Andy Cush / September 12, 2016