August 2019

Colin Kaepernick Fires Back at Jay-Z and NFL

Jay-Z said last week, "we've moved past kneeling" to "actionable items" . during a press conference with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. . Jay-Z’s entertainment company, Roc Nation, will be the NFL's “live music entertainment strategist.” . Roc Nation will work with the league on entertainment and social justice projects. . Kaepernick responded to Jay-Z's comments in a Twitter post on Sunday. . My Brothers @E_Reid35 @KSTiLLS @iThinkIsee12 continue to fight for the people, even in the face of death threats. , Colin Kaepernick, via Twitter. They have never moved past the people and continue to put their beliefs into action. Stay strong Brothers!!! , Colin Kaepernick, via Twitter. The post included pictures of Eric Reid, Kenny Stills and Albert Wilson, who have all continued to kneel during the national anthem. . Kaepernick has not played in the NFL since 2016, when he gained notoriety for kneeling in protest of racial injustice and police brutality.