Kaepernick, of course, was the first player to take a knee during the national anthem to protest racial injustice and police brutality.
"I think it speaks for itself".
Kaepernick was announced Monday as one of the faces of a new Nike campaign meant to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the brand's iconic "Just Do It" motto. "I think Nike's on the right side of history with this move", he told ESPN. "Trump said he would "win" the culture war and that he honestly 'doesn't know what the National Football League is doing, '" The Post's Josh Dawsey wrote on Twitter.
The controversial Kaepernick Nike ad aired Thursday during the kickoff game for the 2018 season, and will air during other games for the rest of the season.
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I going to keep fighting and working hard to keep enjoying this tour and keep having chances to compete at the highest level. He will have a shot at the hat-trick on Sunday, though, when he comes up against 2009 champion Del Potro.
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Stephens hit 27 unforced errors and lost 6-2 6-3 on Arthur Ashe Stadium. "I just kept fighting". "Today was just a tough day". But having returned to tennis in 2015, Sevastova has risen steadily through the ranks and is now ranked No 18 in the world .
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It was a great battle". "Two matches in a row, very tough ones", he said, understating his almost eight hours of work. When asked if he suffered during the match, Nadal said: "That's the right word.
"If Nike is ashamed of America, we are ashamed of them", he charged. "But if it's really how the leadership of the company feels and they're attacking law enforcement and military folks on objective and then why deal with them when there's plenty of others out there".
Or, perhaps, maybe they just thought supporting the head of a campaign to stop police killings of unarmed Black people was a good idea. At the end of the day, this is all about everyone being treated equally and standing up to an issue that we have in the African American male community - which is the abuse that we've taken from our justice system.
"Nike is a company", he said.
"But really, with or without support, I think it's huge for the guys who believe in various things to continue to fighting for the things that they believe".