The magazine named the former 49ers quarterback its "Citizen of the Year" for starting the protest that became a movement in the NFL.
Kaepernick began kneeling as the National Anthem played during NFL games to protest what he referred to as America's systemic oppression of black people and police brutality against black men.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp admits concerns over new Sadio Mane injury problem
The Senegalese federation stated Mane had "slightly felt his old injury" and returned to his club to continue treatment. Mane will be assessed when he returns to the club's Melwood training facility.
Women's March organizer Linda Sarsour envisioned a future in which Colin Kaepernick is held up as a American Civil Rights hero in GQ's latest on the former football player.
The article goes into detail with several artists, activists, musicians and other figures who all talk about what Kaepernick's protest means to them. After first sitting, then kneeling, during the national anthem, no team signed him in the off-season. "And he did it for a clear reason, one that has been lost in the yearlong storm that followed", GQ wrote of Kaepernick. He cooperated with GQ for the article-the accompanying photographs are particularly stunning-but was not quoted in the story.
Southeast Asia not taking South China Sea thaw for granted
Trump and Vietnam's President Tran Dai Quang attend a welcoming ceremony at the Presidential Palace in Hanoi , Vietnam, Sunday. Ahead of his trip to Vietnam, Duterte said he would ask his Chinese counterpart what Beijing's intentions in the region are.
The signal caller, who has been surrounded by controversy over the course of the previous year, initially caused a stir when he kneeled during the national anthem last season while with the 49ers. "Colin Kaepernick's determined stand puts him in rare company in sports history: Muhammad Ali, Jackie Robinson - athletes who risked everything to make a difference". I think some folks see his protests, his resistance, as not his work. As if this was just a moment that he got caught up in.
Christmas tree arrives in Rockefeller Center
Workers prepare to rise the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree at Rockefeller Plaza in New York , Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017. Now for a few days, workers will decorate the tree, Christmas garlands, consisting of 50 thousand colored lights.