Pittsburgh Steelers Choose to Forego the National Anthem

Pittsburgh Steelers Choose to Forego the National Anthem

Refusing to stand for the national anthem has become a controversial¬†and sensitive topic in the United States. The Pittsburgh Steelers announced they would not be leaving the locker room until after the traditional opening of the football game, on Sept. 24, 2017. They are taking this stand during the third week of the NFL season. […]

America Please Forgive Black Americans

America Please Forgive Black Americans

Many Americans are offended by the actions of several athletes who refuse to support the American flag and the National Anthem. Timelines on social media have been flooded with abhorrence and utter disdain because of these actions. Some are demanding players be benched and others leave the country if they are not happy in America. […]

San Francisco 49ers and the Proposed Trade of Colin Kaepernick

San Francisco 49ers and the Proposed Trade of Colin Kaepernick

Colin Kaepernick¬†brought the San Francisco 49ers to SuperBowl XLVII against the Baltimore Ravens in 2012. Now, the quarterback wants to be traded to the Denver Broncos and leave the 49ers behind. After tensions arose during the 2014 season, Kaepernick was looking for other options. On April 2, 2016, ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter reported the […]