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  1. 49ers' Shanahan: I understand why players want to protest, speak up

    Thescore.com - American football 08.17 / 22:58 thescore.com
    San Francisco 49ers head coach Kyle Shanahan isn't going to stand in the way of any of his players protesting.While general manager John Lynch called player protests "divisive" on Wednesday, his head coach said he would fine with his guys protesting and completely understands the motive to do so."I'm not going to tell anyone what to do or not to do," Shanahan told reporters Thursday, according to David Facillo of Niners Nation. "I see stuff on TV, also. And things that are going on in this…
  2. Browns' Jackson clarifies comments regarding anthem protests

    Thescore.com - American football 08.17 / 22:58 thescore.com
    Cleveland Browns head coach Hue Jackson read a prepared statement Thursday to clarify his stance regarding players protesting racial inequality during the national anthem. Jackson said Tuesday that he hopes his players avoid protesting during the anthem, although noted that everyone has a right to do so.Upon further reflection, Jackson read a statement Thursday, clarifying his previous stance: My personal feeling is that over the last season, we've seen players come under unfair scrutiny…
  3. Titans' Jones fearful of being labelled 'a Kaepernick' for protesting

    Thescore.com - American football 08.17 / 22:58 thescore.com
    Tennessee Titans defensive lineman DaQuan Jones is worried that the stigma surrounding Colin Kaepernick's activism will be held against him, if he continues to lobby against police brutality and racial inequality.Jones was one of four Titans players who raised their fist during the national anthem last season, promoting awareness of racial injustice in the United States. Ahead of the upcoming season, Jones is hesitant to continue his protest, fearful of being blacklisted from the league.…
  4. Statue defaced at Duke University as Confederate monument protests grow

    Rawstory.com - U.S. 08.17 / 22:55 rawstory.com
    A statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee was defaced at North Carolina’s Duke University and there were more arrests on Thursday over the toppling of a similar statue as communities in the U.S. South faced a contentious debate over such divisive monuments. The discovery came as President…
  5. Community protests, reacts to drug squad shooting

    Timesenterprise.com - Georgia (GA) 08.17 / 22:48 timesenterprise.com
    THOMASVILLE — The shooting of a suspect by a Thomas County drug agent ignited protest from the c…
  6. White House reporter tells what he saw at the Charlottesville protest

    Kgoradio.com - California (CA) 08.17 / 22:45 kgoradio.com
    Host Chip Franklin and Nikki Medoro talked to Brian Karem, a White House pool reporter who was on the scene during the Charlottesville protest. Karem reflected on the chaos, saying it began with kids, who appeared uncertain in their viewpoints, but it quickly turned violent when the alt-right and white supremacist groups arrived with weapons,…
  7. Marshawn Lynch Hilariously Responds To Question About Anthem Protest

    Hotnewhiphop.com - Music 08.17 / 22:43 hotnewhiphop.com
    "Didn't they say elephants are scared of mouses or…
  8. Michael Moore and Mark Ruffalo Stage Trump Tower Protest

    Allmediany.com - New York City 08.17 / 22:43 allmediany.com
    -by Laura Tucker, Staff Writer; Image: Mark Ruffalo and Michael Moore (Image Source: Instagram) Michael Moore is no stranger to controversymdash;in fact, it seems as if he is attracted to…
  9. Browns coach Jackson clarifies comments on anthem protests

    Billingsgazette.com - U.S. 08.17 / 22:40 billingsgazette.com
    BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns coach Hue Jackson said comments he made earlier in the week about players protesting during the national anthem were m…
  10. Video: Steven Crowder crashes a Hawaii socialist protest

    Socialists are insecure people. Anytime their failed ideology is contested, they become hostile. Steven Crowder of Louder with Crowder went to a Hawaii socialist protest. As you could expect, it didn’t end well at all. Here is the video embedded…
  11. Browns coach Jackson clarifies comments on anthem protests

    Abc27.com - All Sports 08.17 / 22:37 abc27.com
    BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns coach Hue Jackson said comments he made earlier in the week about players protesting during the national anthem w…
  12. Buona bros arrested for battery against protesters

    Oakpark.com - Oak Park 08.17 / 22:34 www.oakpark.com
    Two of the owners of the Buona Beef restaurant chain, headquartered in Berwyn, were arrested on Monday, Aug. 14, and charged with battery over an altercation with union members protesting their business practices on a public sidewalk adjacent to the restaurant.…
  13. Browns coach Jackson clarifies comments on anthem protests

    Observer-online.com - Local 08.17 / 22:32 www.rrobserver.com
    BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns coach Hue Jackson said comments he made earlier in the week about players protesting during the national anthem were m…
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  15. Solange quits Twitter, but gives shoutout to Durham protester who took down statue

    Thedurhamnews.com-NC 08.17 / 22:30 www.thedurhamnews.com
    Singer Solange deleted her Twitter account this week – but not before expressing solidarity with the Durham protestor who has been arrested for her role in tearing down a Confederate … Click to Continue »…
  16. Browns coach Hue Jackson says NFL players have faced unfair scrutiny for protesting the national anthem

    19actionnews.com-OH 08.17 / 22:30 www.19actionnews.com
    Browns Head Coach Hue Jackson said the focus never looks at the issue the player is protesting…
  17. Man indicted in deadly shooting during Charlotte protests rejects plea deal

    Wbtv.com-NC 08.17 / 22:29 www.wbtv.com
    The man who is accused of shooting and killing a demonstrator during the protests of Keith Lamont Scott's death in uptown Charlotte in September 2016 entered a not guilty…
  18. Titans' Jones fears anthem protest will cost him

    ESPN.com - NFL 08.17 / 22:26 sports.espn.go.com
    Titans' Jones fears anthem protest will cost…
  19. Browns coach Jackson clarifies comments on anthem protests

    SeattleTimes-World 08.17 / 22:25 seattletimes.com
    BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns coach Hue Jackson said comments he made earlier in the week about players protesting during the national anthem were misconstrued. Jackson was criticized — most notably by Hall of Famer Shannon Sharpe — for appearing to discourage his players for displaying any form of protest prior to games. Jackson wanted […]…
  20. Hue Jackson says national anthem remarks were misconstrued, supports players' 'right for peaceful protest'

    Cleveland.com - Sports 08.17 / 22:25 cleveland.com
    Hue Jackson clarified his remarks about his players sitting during the national anthem, saying he respects his players' right to peacefully protest. Watch video BEREA, Ohio -- The folded-up piece of paper had been burning a hole in Hue Jackson's pocket for about two days. Finally, he was asked Thursday about Fox Sport 1's Shannon Sharpe's harsh criticism of Jackson saying Monday he would prefer his players not sit during the national anthem, …