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Nov
23

Racial Protests in Sports a Brief History

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Throughout the past few months, the American people have become all too familiar with the protest of San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick protesting the national anthem during his football games. This black celebrity news shocked Americans nationwide, as he was one of the only African American sports players to protest against the current news surrounding police violence against black individuals across the country.

Kaepernick has had his share of support and controversy, and everyone from his young fans to President Barack Obama have spoken out on his actions. President Obama has commended Kaepernick for speaking out on his first amendment right, but there