Tag Archives: Colin Kaepernick

Still no justice for Breonna Taylor

Breonna Taylor served injustice.  Blog King, Mass Appeal LOUISVILLE — Brett Hankison, one of three police officers entangled in the killing of Breonna Taylor, was indicted by a Louisville Grand Jury on Wednesday amid three counts of first-degree wanton endangerment. In other words, Hankison wasn’t charged with Breonna’s murder. Instead, he was arrested for shooting into her apartment despite the ...

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Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll tells Caucasians & Whites to combat racism

Pete Carroll slams negligent whites.  Blog King, Mass Appeal SEATTLE — Pete Carroll, head coach of the Seattle Seahawks, canceled practice on Saturday then went off on white folks during his news conference. Carroll’s diatribe had everything to do with racial inequality and oppression in the aftermath of the Jacob Blake shooting. The 68-year-old skipper spoke to the camera for ...

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Trump does an about-face, now believes Kaepernick deserves second shot at NFL

Trump sings a different tune.  Blog King, Mass Appeal WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump, who once said “get that son of a bitch off the field” for genuflecting during the national anthem, now believes Colin Kaepernick deserves another opportunity to play in the NFL. The Commander-in-Chief sung a different tune on Wednesday after years of lambasting football players for kneeling ...

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George Floyd Funeral: Al Sharpton ‘slams’ President Donald Trump and NFL owners

Sharpton gives eulogy of Floyd.  Blog King, Mass Appeal HOUSTON, Texas — Reverend Al Sharpton lambasted President Donald Trump and the NFL on Tuesday while delivering his encomium at George Floyd’s funeral. The tear-jerking sepulture took place at Houston’s Fountain of Praise Church. Donning a black and white robe, the 65-year-old civil rights activist accused Trump of bombarding protesters with ...

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Iranian general is killed in U.S. airstrike, Kaepernick lambasted President Trump

Iranian general killed in attack. Blog King, Mass Appeal WASHINGTON — Without briefing Congress, President Donald Trump sort of went rogue when he ordered the emotive drone fusillade that extirpated Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. Now his country vows reprisal. Soleimani, who Trump called a “terrorist,” lost his life in a U.S. airstrike near Baghdad’s airport on Friday. His body was ...

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Jay-Z & the NFL form ‘alliance’ for social activism and league-wide entertainment

Jay-Z & NFL teaming up. Blog King, Mass Appeal NEW YORK — Rap mogul Jay-Z, a huge apologist for Colin Kaepernick, is teaming up with the NFL on social activism and event planning because, according to league officials, his Roc Nation agency will “strengthen [the] community through music and the NFL’s Inspire Change Initiative.” The alliance was announced Tuesday. The ...

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Millennial athletes spoiled and depressed? Jimmie Walker believes he has a solution

Jimmie Walker slams millennials. Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES, Cali — “Dy-no-mite!” Earlier this year, NBA commissioner Adam Silver said a large segment of his players have psychological issues and are “truly unhappy” despite earning millions of dollars. If you’re part of that coterie, “Good Times” actor Jimmie Walker has an austere communiqué for you: “Stop complaining!” During a ...

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Colin Kaepernick forms alliance with Nike, President Trump lambasted the move

Kaepernick gets Nike’s support. Blog King, Mass Appeal SAN FRANCISCO — The Helmet Rule. Concussions. National anthem protests. There’s so much going on with the NFL right now. But the league’s most poignant story stems from Nike’s shocking decision to feature former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick as the face of its “Just Do It” 30th anniversary campaign. In ...

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