Tag: Colin Kaepernick

The cloak of hypocrisy is not fitting me well

The cloak of hypocrisy is not fitting me well
If there is something a narcissist loves, it is a mirror. They gaze at them and see an image that is perfect in every way. As the vain gaze at the reflection, they ask themselves, “Who could not adore that image of perfection reflected in the glass?” All of us look into mirrors on a... Read more »

Is the NFL enabling white contempt for African-Americans?

Is the NFL enabling white contempt for African-Americans?
The National Football League took a knee on racism yesterday. Some argue the league is making a patriotic stand. I disagree with that. The NFL is bowing to white racists who either are not aware of just how racist a tune The Star Spangled Banner is or know, and hold African-Americans and their experience in... Read more »

With each Tweet, Donald Trump proves Colin Kaepernick right

With each Tweet, Donald Trump proves Colin Kaepernick right
What makes the Colin Kaepernick timely is how Donald Trump proves Mr. Kaepernick’s point with each tweet. Did the GOP realize when they nominated Donald Trump for the office of President of the United States, they nominated a man who hates America? Despite all the wrapping himself in the flag, despite his misuse of the... Read more »
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Why all of us should support Colin Kaepernick

Why all of us should support Colin Kaepernick
Last Friday, Colin Kaepernick refused to stand when the Star Spangled Banner was played. His explanation was “I am not going to stand up to show pride in a flag for a country that oppresses black people and people of color. … There are bodies in the street and people getting paid leave and getting... Read more »