Posts tagged: Colin Kaepernick - Diverse
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Colin Kaepernick, Dave Chappelle and Others Receive Du Bois Medals at Harvard

by Melanie Eversley | October 11, 2018 Instead of taking a knee, Colin Kaepernick took home a prestigious award Thursday bestowed by H Read more

Former Kennesaw Cheerleader Files Federal Lawsuit Against School

by | September 24, 2018
A former Kennesaw State University cheerleader is suing the school, saying it violated one of h [...] Read more

Harvard to Award Kaepernick W.E.B. Du Bois Medal

by | September 20, 2018
Colin Kaepernick, a former San Francisco 49ers quarterback-turned-activist, will be one of eigh [...] Read more

ASALH Conference Explores Role of African-Americans in Times of War

by | September 14, 2018
Thousands of historians, public school teachers and others committed to learning about the role [...] Read more

College of Ozark Drops Nike, Amid New Ad Campaign

by | September 7, 2018
Shortly after Nike’s new ad campaign with Colin Kaepernick began airing, the College of the O [...] Read more

Aretha Franklin, John McCain, and the Meaning of Legacy

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Last week my twin obsessions with politics and pop culture collided as I joined millions of vie [...] Read more

Scholars Differ on Legality of New NFL National Anthem Policy

by Gregory Clay | May 24, 2018
After the NFL announced Wednesday that its players on the field must stand respectfully for the [...] Read more

Pro Athletes Have a Unique Platform and They’re Using It

by | October 31, 2017
Certainly, before Colin Kaepernick’s gesture, you didn’t see cameras scanning the crowd to [...] Read more

Making Protests a Flag Issue Exposes True Colors

by | September 28, 2017
The nation is witnessing battle lines being drawn in relation to racism, White supremacy and va [...] Read more

Trump Creates Chaos and Confusion

by | September 27, 2017
The current president of the United States of America is always in the middle of chaos and conf [...] Read more

Racism, Bullying Best Defeated by a Team

by | September 25, 2017
Current controversial exchanges between President Trump and those protesting against police bru [...] Read more

Abdul-Jabbar: Poverty Biggest Barrier to Higher Ed

by Jamaal Abdul-Alim | October 17, 2016
Author and NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar cited poverty as the biggest barrier that threatens t [...] Read more

East Carolina University Now Prohibits Band’s National Anthem Protest

by Diverse Staff | October 4, 2016
East Carolina University found itself continuing to deal with the ramifications Tuesday of a pr [...] Read more

Colin Kaepernick Controversy Puts Presidential Debate in Perspective

by Emil Guillermo | September 25, 2016
Fans don’t realize it, but Colin Kaepernick knows there are more important things in life tha [...] Read more

Kaepernick, Race and the Hypocrisy of the American Public

by | September 4, 2016
It always seems to perplex and, in fact, disturb me when certain fellow Black folk decide to wa [...] Read more
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