The company has made millions off former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's message. That money should go right back to the cause that message supports.
Nike reportedly will feature the athlete and civil rights figure in billboard, TV and online ads, create a Kaepernick apparel line and contribute to his charity. The deal is said to put the ex-quarterback in the top bracket of NFL players with Nike.
Since 9/11, sports and the military have become increasingly fused in this country.
Snatching immigrant babies may have scored some points for the president with his base, but it was never going to light up the scoreboard like tackling black jocks.
A new report reveals the president personally influenced the league's efforts to stifle national anthem protests.
Revelations about Russia's use of social media in the 2016 elections are being used as a pretext for suppressing dissent.
The magazine is honoring the man who started the "Take a Knee" movement for being a "powerful symbol of activism and resistance."
We must focus the fight on visible and invisible forces. Until real change comes, no one gets to "just enjoy the game."
Principled positions taken at great risk, such as that of NFL player Colin Kaepernick in solidarity with people of color, are often how movements are born.