Colin Kaepernick Controversy

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About 13 months ago a pro NFL football player named Colin kaepernick sat down on the bench during the national anthem of a football game. Recently, more and more football players and coaches have been kneeling during the national anthem. In a pro football game in London, 3 players for the Miami Dolphins were spotted kneeling on the sideline. May other teams in the nfl were also spotted kneeling during the national anthem. The reason many players claim to be kneeling is because they believe that african americans are being treated unfairly and pushed into a lower status than white people. They also said that they will not stand until america fixes its problems. Colin Kaepernick has stated that, “I am not going to stand up to show pride
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