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Watch: Fox News Hosts Meltdown Over Super Bowl Protests That Haven’t Happened Yet

(ANTIMEDIA Op-ed) — Fox News snowflakes are melting in anticipation of the Super Bowl, where they fear NFL players may take a knee in ongoing protests against police brutality and institutional racism. On the Outnumbered morning show, the panel expressed their dismay and fragility over the possibility that the apparent disrespect would be televised. “Just days after President Trump […]

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Rikers Island Guards Were Not Happy With Colin Kaepernick’s Visit

By: Thandisizwe Chimurenga/Mint Press News  NEW YORK — Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback-turned-activist Colin Kaepernick visited inmates held at New York’s Rikers Island on Thursday, December 14 “to share a message of hope and inspiration,” according to New York City Department of Corrections spokesman Peter Thorne. Eric Phillips, a spokesman for the mayor’s office, said Kaepernick “should be applauded” for using his […]

The #TakeAKnee Movement Just Gained Some Unlikely Allies as Protest Goes Viral

(ANTIMEDIA Op-ed)  — On Tuesday, a number of scientists who coordinated on Twitter will take a knee in support of the protest movement started by Colin Kaepernick. From a blog post by Melissa Bates, a psychologist at the University of Iowa and the woman who first suggested the idea: “Whether you’re alone, or with a group, I encourage you to stop […]

What Everyone Is Forgetting About the NFL’s National Anthem Protests

(ANTIMEDIA) If you live in the United States, it’s likely you’ve heard about NFL players’ recent Colin Kaepernick-inspired protests during the National Anthem. It’s also likely you’ve engaged in debate surrounding the protests, inflamed over the weekend by President Trump’s remarks calling for players who protest the National Anthem to be fired. Everywhere you look, people are arguing […]