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[WATCH] Jessie Reyez Performs American and Canadian National Anthems On Top of Toronto’s CN Tower Before NBA Playoff Game

Jessie Reyez Performs American and Canadian National Anthems On Top of Toronto's CN Tower Before NBA Playoff Game

Jessie Reyez has made history by performing the American and Canadian National Anthems from The CN Tower EdgeWalk. Not only did the Grammy-nominated Torontosinger-songwriter hit sky 116 stories above the ground, she kneeled in support of the Black Lives Matter movement. Reyez performed the anthems before the kick off of the round one series of […]

Man Shoots Son After Argument Over Kneeling NFL Players

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Police in North Carolina say a man shot and wounded his son on Thanksgiving after a heated fight about NFL athletes kneeling during the national anthem. Cary police say 21-year-old Esteban Marley Valencia and his brother argued during dinner about the athletes’ protest of racial injustice. News outlets report 51-year-old Jorge Luis Valencia-Lamadrid told officers […]

Louisiana Rescinds A City’s Ban On Nike Products For City Workers

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The mayor of a New Orleans suburb said Wednesday he is rescinding his order banning his city’s recreation department from purchasing Nike products for use at city recreation facilities. Last week’s order in a memo from Mayor Ben Zahn came days after the athletic apparel maker began using former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick […]

Mayor Of Louisiana City Bans Nike Apparel From Parks And Recreation Staff

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A city in Louisiana has banned its parks and recreation department from purchasing Nike equipment after the sportswear giant launched a new ad campaign featuring controversial ex-NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Local government staff in Kenner, Louisiana, were told of new rules last week, introduced in a direct response to the brand’s use of the former […]

SOURCE REPORT: Lil Wayne And Birdman Might Be Back At War

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Today on The Source Report, our correspondent Dantee Ramos breaks down everything that is going on in Hip-Hop culture that affects your world. The MTV Video Music Awards are today at 9pm. The star studded night will take place here in New York City, at the Radio City Music Hall. Cardi B, JLO, Nicki Minaj and other lights of […]

Philadelphia Eagles Players Stay in Tunnel During National Anthem

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The form of protest during the national anthem was different for Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins, cornerback De’Vante Bausby and defensive end Michael Bennett, but the message remained the same as they continued to try drawing attention to social and racial injustices in the U.S. toward African Americans. On Thursday, the three Eagles waited in the […]

Dallas Cowboys QB Dak Prescott: Kneeling During The National Anthem Takes Away The Joy From Football

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Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott is opposed to all forms of protests while playing football, especially when it comes to standing during the National Anthem. Yes, he’s definitely feeling the heat for it. REGISTER TO VOTE GET ELECTION REMINDERS Prescott recently said during a press conference, Advertisement “I’d never protest during the anthem, and I […]

T.I. Says He Will Continue to Boycott the NFL, Urges Fans to Do the Same

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Even as much of a football aficionado he is, T.I. believes that principles trump being entertained and tells his fellow NFL fans to follow suit. Clifford “T.I.” Harris was on ESPN with Jamelle Hill and made a brave, yet practical statement about the NFL and their recent decision to demand that all players either stand […]

Donald Trump Wants NFL Players to Recommend Presidential Pardons

Donald Trump Wants NFL Players to Recommend Presidential Pardons

Donald Trump is making an offer to NFL players. POTUS wants their recommendations of people who were treated unfairly by the system and deserves a pardon. Trump spoke with reporters outside of the White House when he announced his plan. “What I’m thinking to do, you have a lot of people in the NFL in […]

Ava DuVernay Partners With Colin Kaepernick to Produce Comedy Series

Ava DuVernay Partners With Colin Kaepernick to Produce Comedy Series

If the NFL isn’t going to employ Colin Kaepernick, Hollywood surely will. Ava DuVernay and former San Francisco 49ers’ quarterback are teaming up for a comedy series revolving around his high school career. Although the details are very scarce at the moment, DuVernay will continue to put in work regarding the production of Season 3 of […]

NFL Owners Admit Trump Influenced National Anthem Policy

NFL Owners Admit Trump Influenced National Anthem

The NFL announced the new national anthem policy stating that players were not required to go on the field for the national anthem. But if they were, they had to stand or their team would be punished. Prominent sport figures liked Steve Kerr criticized the rule. Many speculated that President Donald Trump had a lot […]

Pink Battling the Flu Before Super Bowl 2018 Performance

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Pink revealed on Saturday via Instagram that she has the flu, but is determined to sing the National Anthem at the 2018 Super Bowl on Sunday as planned. Despite her ailment, she did perform on Friday at the pre-game Nomadic Live! event at The Armory in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the city where the New England Patriots […]

Beyonce Presents Sports Illustrated Award to Colin Kaepernick

Beyonce Presents Sports Illustrated Award to Colin Kaepernick

Sports Illustrated hosted their annual Sportsman of the Year Ceremony today at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Beyonce made a surprise appearance at the award show to present Colin Kaepernick with his Muhammad Ali legacy award. The award is given to athletes who use their platform to change the world, and Kaepernick has undoubtedly filled […]

Casualty of Protest or Strictly Business? Dallas Cowboys Cut Damontre Moore

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One of the few Dallas Cowboys who stood in protest of the national anthem, has been cut by the organization. The Cowboys released Damontre Moore in order to make room to sign kicker Mike Nugent, the team announced Wednesday. Cowboys owner Jerry Jones has publicly stated he believes all players should stand for the anthem, issuing […]