Singers Question National Anthem After NFL ProtestsGrammy Award winner Anthony Hamilton has sung the national anthem in the past. But don't ask him to sing it in the near future. His frustration with the song is shared by many other black Americans.
Opinion: Civil-Rights Protests? Dirk And The Mavs Want InAn assortment of NFL players have expressed the hope that a prominent white professional athlete would join in the National-Anthem-tied cause for social change as it relates to police conflicts with African-Americans.
Fish Column: Kaep Vs. Ditka - Which American Is Right? Both Of ThemNobody in radio gets big guests to say big things better than “Shan & RJ’’ on 105.3 The Fan, and it happened again this week when they asked iconic tough guy Mike Ditka for his thoughts on Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling civil-rights protests during the National Anthem.
HOF Coach Ditka Has 'No Respect' For 49ers QB KaepernickWith embattled San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick appearing on the cover of Time magazine for his recent sting of protests during the playing of the National Anthem at NFL games, The Fan asked Hall of Fame coach Mike Ditka his opinion on the matter.
Kaepernick On Threats: If It Happens, You've Proved My PointColin Kaepernick says he has received death threats through social media and other avenues since he began to protest during the national anthem last month.
"South Park" Mocks Kaepernick In 20th Season PremiereKnown for quickly satirizing controversial issues, "South Park" took on the controversy over NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick's national anthem protest during Wednesday night's 20th season premiere.
49ers Open Chip Kelly Era With 28-0 Victory Over RamsCarlos Hyde ran for 88 yards and two touchdowns and the San Francisco 49ers posted their first season-opening shutout in franchise history to spoil the Rams' first game since moving back to Los Angeles with a 28-0 victory
Jason Witten Says Freedom Of Speech Gives Kaepernick Right To Protest National AnthemMuch has been made about San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's decision to not stand for the national anthem before his team's preseason games.
NFL Commish Goodell Doesn't Agree With Colin Kaepernick's ActionsNFL Commissioner Roger Goodell disagrees with Colin Kaepernick's choice to kneel during the national anthem, but recognizes the quarterback's right to protest.
Soccer Star Rapinoe Kneels During National AnthemSoccer star Megan Rapinoe knelt during the national anthem on Sunday night before the Reign's game against the Red Stars "in a little nod" to NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who has refused to stand for the song.
Kaepernick & Teammate Kneel During National AnthemWhile a naval officer sang the first notes of "The Star-Spangled Banner" and dozens of military members unfurled an oversized flag on the football field, Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid dropped to one knee on the San Francisco sideline.
49'ers QB Kaepernick To Protest Race Relations By Sitting Through National AnthemDefiant, and determined to be a conduit for U.S. change, Colin Kaepernick plans to sit through the national anthem for as long as he feels is appropriate and until he sees significant progress in America — specifically when it comes to race relations.