Colin Kaepernick

How taking the knee began
Colin Kaepernick takes the knee
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How taking the knee began

NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick popularised the gesture as a protest against police brutality and racism
14 Jul 2021
Nike sales soar after Colin Kaepernick ad campaign
Colin Kaepernick Nike Just Do It advert NFL
In Brief

Nike sales soar after Colin Kaepernick ad campaign

The sportswear giant has seen online sales rise by 31% despite a backlash and calls for a boycott
11 Sep 2018
Trump: Nike’s Kaepernick advert sends ‘terrible message’
Donald Trump NFL
In Brief

Trump: Nike’s Kaepernick advert sends ‘terrible message’

US president responds to the new ‘Just Do It’ campaign
5 Sep 2018
Nike shares fall as customers burn shoes over Kaepernick
Eric Reid, Colin Kaepernick and Eli Harold kneel for the national anthem
In Brief

Nike shares fall as customers burn shoes over Kaepernick

Sportswear brand takes a financial hit as calls for a boycott gain traction
5 Sep 2018
#JustBurnIt: Nike suffer Colin Kaepernick advert backlash
Colin Kaepernick Nike Just Do It advert NFL
In Depth

#JustBurnIt: Nike suffer Colin Kaepernick advert backlash

Former NFL quarterback is the face of Nike’s ‘Just Do It’ 30th anniversary campaign
4 Sep 2018
NFL’s new anthem policy is a ‘victory for Trump’ - reactions
NFL national anthem policy fines reactions
In Depth

NFL’s new anthem policy is a ‘victory for Trump’ - reactions

NFL announces that teams will be fined if players or officials kneel in protest during the US national anthem
24 May 2018
Kaepernick wants to join Diddy’s bid to buy the Panthers
Colin Kaepernick Carolina Panthers Diddy Stephen Curry
In Depth

Kaepernick wants to join Diddy’s bid to buy the Panthers

NFL team has been put up for sale by owner Jerry Richardson
19 Dec 2017

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