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Taking a knee: Athletes and activists across nation kneel to take a stand

Members of the Bellarmine football team knelt this past weekend at this game as well as at the game the week before.

by Rose Guan and Vivian Jin

October 12, 2017

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick dropped his contract with the San Francisco 49ers after last season, when he began to kneel during performances of the national anthem before games in order to protest the mistreatment of people of color in the U.S. This season, Kaepernick remains unsigned. Kaepernick began to play for the 49e...

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