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Column: Kneeling in the NFL causes uproar

Column: Kneeling in the NFL causes uproar

By Garrett Baker, Livestream managing editor

October 27, 2017


Filed under Columns, Featured, Opinion, Sports, The Latest

Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49er’s starting quarterback, began sitting on August 20, 2016 for the national anthem which plays before every major sporting event in the United States. Since the initial protest, multiple athletes across a multitude of sports have either sat or kneeled in s...

Column: NFL games intensify as players kneel and raise fits

Column: NFL games intensify as players kneel and raise fits

By Kiley Hill, Social media managing editor

October 26, 2017


Filed under Columns, Opinion, The Latest

I believe in citizens’ right to freedom of speech and to protest peacefully. While I may not agree with some of the beliefs brought up by the protesters, it makes me a proud American that they are taking real action and sharing their thoughts with the public. Last year, Colin Kaepernick, San Francisco 4...

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