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Colin Kaepernick Unveils #IMWITHKAP Jersey, With Proceeds Going to Charity

Twenty percent of sales of the new jersey will be donated to Kaepernick's Know Your Rights Camp, which educates youth about interacting with law enforcement.
Liam Daniel Pierce

Republican County Secretary Resigns After Calling Kneeling NFL Players "Baboons"

In since-deleted Facebook posts, Beaver County Republican Committee secretary Carla Maloney also wrote, “You don’t like it here go to Africa see how you like it there."
Liam Daniel Pierce

Why Won't Donald Trump Sing All the Words to 'God Bless America'?

Trump's Patriotism Party to Shame Philadelphia featured the President not singing along to a fairly standard song. Could it be that he doesn't know the lyrics?
Sean Newell

Trump is thrilled NFL players can’t kneel during the anthem anymore

But he doesn't think the NFL rule goes far enough: "Maybe they shouldn't be in the country."
Christianna Silva
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The NFL will begin fining teams whose players don't stand for the national anthem

“It was unfortunate that on-field protests created a false perception among many that thousands of NFL players were unpatriotic,” NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said in a statement.
Alex Lubben

San Jose Sharks Fans Boo During Anthem, Make Singer Screw Up Lyrics

Las Vegas Knights fans have a tradition where they yell "Knights" during a portion of the Star Spangled Banner. Sharks fans don't want any part of it.
Liam Daniel Pierce
The Rundown

Let’s Show Support for the NFL Kneelers After Trump Blasted Them During His SOTU

Activists push back on the president's blatant attacks against athletes protesting for racial equality.
Impact Staff
New music

Quavo Heard Your Pleas for a New National Anthem

Young Thug also released his own tribute to MLK and America on the same night.
Phil Witmer
The Rundown

Martin Luther King's Daughter Defends the New Yorker's Controversial Colin Kaepernick Cover

The publication's cover story equates the civil rights struggle of the '60s with the activism of NFL athletes today.
Impact Staff
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Please Rise for Trump's Bizarre Rendition of the National Anthem

Low energy!
River Donaghey
VICE News Tonight on HBO

"Take a Knee... My Ass" brought this '90s country singer back into the spotlight

Country singer Neal McCoy has released a song, "Take a Knee... My Ass," as a direct response to athletes taking a knee at games.
Jay Caspian Kang
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Here is a Song Called 'Take a Knee, My Ass (I Won't Take a Knee)'

A country artist named Neal McCoy released a real song with those real words as the title.
Sean Newell