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Colin Kaepernick to Release a Memoir and Start a Publishing Company

Colin Kaepernick to Release a Memoir and Start a Publishing Company

Kaepernick is likely to use the book to give his most substantive comments yet about his kneeling protests that ignited a debate over sports and activism.
Colin Kaepernick to Release a Memoir and Start a Publishing Company

Colin Kaepernick to Release a Memoir and Start a Publishing Company

Kaepernick is likely to use the book to give his most substantive comments yet about his kneeling protests that ignited a debate over sports and activism.
At the Super Bowl, the Political Was Debatable

At the Super Bowl, the Political Was Debatable

J. Lo wore a Puerto Rican flag. Children appeared in orbs that looked like cages. Beyoncé and Jay-Z sat during the national anthem. Were they all saying something?
At the Super Bowl, the Political Was Debatable

At the Super Bowl, the Political Was Debatable

J. Lo wore a Puerto Rican flag. Children appeared in orbs that looked like cages. Beyoncé and Jay-Z sat during the national anthem. Were they all saying something?
Is the Black Quarterback Revolution Going to Last?

Is the Black Quarterback Revolution Going to Last?

Patrick Mahomes of the Kansas City Chiefs is part of a vanguard redefining the position. But it is a watershed only if it is widespread and persistent.
Is the Black Quarterback Revolution Going to Last?

Is the Black Quarterback Revolution Going to Last?

Patrick Mahomes of the Kansas City Chiefs is part of a vanguard redefining the position. But it is a watershed only if it is widespread and persistent.
Jay-Z Takes On the Super Bowl

Jay-Z Takes On the Super Bowl

Why are Roc Nation and the N.F.L. doing business this Super Bowl weekend? Well, social justice is expensive.
Jay-Z Takes On the Super Bowl

Jay-Z Takes On the Super Bowl

Why are Roc Nation and the N.F.L. doing business this Super Bowl weekend? Well, social justice is expensive.
The Super Bowl Is Problematic. Why Can’t We Look Away?

The Super Bowl Is Problematic. Why Can’t We Look Away?

The halftime show, the ads, the parties: The Super Bowl is more than a game, and 100 million of us tune in despite the sport’s uglier controversies. Our culture journalists discussed the reasons and
The Super Bowl Is Problematic. Why Can’t We Look Away?

The Super Bowl Is Problematic. Why Can’t We Look Away?

The halftime show, the ads, the parties: The Super Bowl is more than a game, and 100 million of us tune in despite the sport’s uglier controversies. Our culture journalists discussed the reasons and
A Rival’s Advice Put the 49ers on a Super Bowl Path

A Rival’s Advice Put the 49ers on a Super Bowl Path

San Francisco’s success this season is rooted in a process initiated three years ago by Kyle Shanahan and John Lynch, but also in a tip from the Ravens’ John Harbaugh.
A Rival’s Advice Put the 49ers on a Super Bowl Path

A Rival’s Advice Put the 49ers on a Super Bowl Path

San Francisco’s success this season is rooted in a process initiated three years ago by Kyle Shanahan and John Lynch, but also in a tip from the Ravens’ John Harbaugh.
Olympic Protest Rules: Tweets Are Fine, Kneeling Is Not

Olympic Protest Rules: Tweets Are Fine, Kneeling Is Not

Walking a fine line on politics and free expression, the International Olympic Committee published guidelines for how competitors can make statements at the Tokyo Games.
Olympic Protest Rules: Tweets Are Fine, Kneeling Is Not

Olympic Protest Rules: Tweets Are Fine, Kneeling Is Not

Walking a fine line on politics and free expression, the International Olympic Committee published guidelines for how competitors can make statements at the Tokyo Games.
The N.F.L.’s Embrace of Black Players Has Always Been Conditional

The N.F.L.’s Embrace of Black Players Has Always Been Conditional

A new guard of black quarterbacks is leading the N.F.L. but as 100 years of history have shown — from Fritz Pollard to Colin Kaepernick — the league has always needed a push to make progress.
The N.F.L.’s Embrace of Black Players Has Always Been Conditional

The N.F.L.’s Embrace of Black Players Has Always Been Conditional

A new guard of black quarterbacks is leading the N.F.L. but as 100 years of history have shown — from Fritz Pollard to Colin Kaepernick — the league has always needed a push to make progress.
‘We Have to Be Better’: Megan Rapinoe and the Year of Victory and Advocacy

‘We Have to Be Better’: Megan Rapinoe and the Year of Victory and Advocacy

With her play and her talk, did the soccer star inspire us to redefine the meaning of sports? She tried.

Who’s Better at Image Management: Colin Kaepernick or the N.F.L.?

If anyone understands the power of video, it is the N.F.L. But in a triumph of guerrilla filmmaking, Kaepernick keeps seizing their narrative control.
Ta-Nehisi Coates: The Cancellation of Colin Kaepernick

Ta-Nehisi Coates: The Cancellation of Colin Kaepernick

“Cancel culture” has always existed — for the powerful, at least. Now, social media has democratized it.
A Timeline of Colin Kaepernick vs. the N.F.L.

A Timeline of Colin Kaepernick vs. the N.F.L.

Key moments in Kaepernick’s protests during the national anthem and the league’s response.