Colin Kaepernick's Testimony

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In 2016, Colin Kaepernick took a knee during the playing of the National Anthem at the start of an NFL game. Kaepernick said that he had taken a knee to protest police brutality against minorities and the treatment of minorities in the United States. Throughout the 2016 season, Kaepernick continued his protest and inspired others to protest with him. In 2017, Kaepernick remains unsigned by any NFL team, and some players believe that this has more to do with his politics instead of his level of play. The players cite current quarterbacks with worse stats than Kaepernick signed to teams as the evidence of this conspiracy. Owners and general managers in the NFL insist that this has more to do with his level of play instead of his

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