Colin Kaepernick

Black History Month poetic tribute: Colin Kaepernick

After he knelt, he took action

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Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been a controversial figure since 2016, when he knelt during the national anthem before an NFL game to protest the police shootings of black men and other social injustices faced by African Americans. Spoken-word artist Yaw Geez breaks down what he sacrificed to give back to underserved communities.