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Super Bowl LII? Not Interested, I Stand with Kap

In 2016,Colin Kaepernick, the quarterback for the SF 49ers began to kneel during the pre-game National Anthem as a sign of protest over police brutality. In an interview addressing this action, Kaepernick raised his concern that police officers are not being held accountable for using deadly force. Kaepernick asserts, “People are being given paid leave for killing people. That’s not right.”  Kaepernick continues to say, “There’s things we can do to hold them more accountable. To make those standards higher. You have people that practice law and are lawyers and go to school for eight years, but you can become a cop in six months and don’t have to have the same amount of training as a cosmetologist.” In these...

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