Tag: Colin Kaepernick

Wisconsin GOP Lawmakers Call Kaepernick 'Controversial' and Remove His Name From Black History Resolution

Former NFL player Colin Kaepernick is so “controversial” to GOP lawmakers in Wisconsin that they refused to include his name in a resolution to honor prominent Black Americans during February. But for members of the Legislature’s Black caucus, Kaepernick, who was born in Wisconsin, is anything but controversial. The former…

Black Performers Say 'No' to Super Bowl

The CBS network is having a hard time getting popular Black artists to perform at the once “coveted” Super Bowl halftime gig. After being turned down flat by superstar Rihanna, the beleaguered network can’t pay Black performers to come on stage for the show on Feb. 3. In the two…