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Colin Kaepernick Wins Ambassador of Conscience Award, Uses Platform to Slam 'Lawful Lynchings'

Former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick once again used his public image to bring attention to racism and police shootings of Black men. The athlete received the Amnesty International Ambassador of Conscience Award on Saturday. According to the organization’s website, the prestigious honor “recognizes remarkable individuals and groups who have promoted…

White Women 'Have Got To Do Better,' Says Planned Parenthood CEO

Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile Richards had a message for white women over the weekend: step up. “All across the country, the Women’s March inspired doctors and teachers and mothers to become activists and organizers and, yes, candidates for office,” Richards said during Sunday’s #PowerToThePolls rally in Las Vegas. “And from…

Kaepernick Completes His $1M Philanthropy Pledge

Colin Kaepernick is not letting his critics, including President Donald Trump, define him.Kaepernick hasbeen making good on his plan to donate $1 million and all the proceeds from his jersey sales from the 2016 NFL season to charities. From October 2016 to June 2017, he hasdonated $900,000 to 31 organizations….