Nike's endorsement of Kaepernick 'a awful message'
Nike's endorsement of Kaepernick 'a awful message'
Nike is turning to Colin Kaepernick for the 30th anniversary of its"Just do it ad campaign
05 September, 2018, 16:58
San Francisco 49ers safety Eric Reid (35) and quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) kneel during the national anthem before an NFL football game against the Los Angeles Rams in Santa Clara, Calif. on September 12, 2016.
"I think as far as sending a message, I think it's a bad message and a message that shouldn't be sent", Trump told Daily Caller.
Last week, Kaepernick scored a legal victory in his grievance against the NFL.
The NFL made a decision to issue its own statement on social justice in wake of the 30th anniversary "Just Do It" ad campaign.
Comedian Trevor Noah has weighed in on the widespread outrage that has erupted around Nike's decision to use National Football League player Colin Kaepernick as the face of its latest ad campaigns, saying protestors were only hurting themselves.
Rich tweeted on Monday night that a member of his crew cut the trademark swoosh off his socks and that he was also planning to burn them.
In the second quarter, AWS booked $6.1 billion in sales (up 49%), and generated an operating income of $1.64 billion (up 79%). The company's success put its founder and chief executive Jeff Bezos top of the Forbes billionaires list this year.
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With 60 percent of precincts reporting, he led video game developer Brianna Wu 70 percent to 25 percent, according to the AP. It is the latest in a series of victories for progressive, young and minority candidates representing the opposition party.
When asked if he would be watching Federer's match, Djokovic said: "Well I'm going to first try and put the kids to sleep". Just two days ago, Millman described his third-round victory over Mikhail Kukushkin as the "biggest moment of my career".
And he would appear to be a shoo-in to be one of US captain Jim Furyk's three Ryder Cup picks to be announced Tuesday. This will be Mickelson's 12th Ryder Cup appearance, and he will look to improve upon his 18-20-7 overall record.
Goldson experienced his first taste of the Parkhead crowd after moving to Rangers in the summer in the Old-Firm derby yesterday. Rangers manager Steven Gerrard appears dejected after the final whistle. "We've beaten them here and over at Ibrox".
Weather forecaster Ryuta Kurora described the typhoon as "very strong", adding: "This is (the strongest) since 1993". Vehicles damaged by Typhoon Jebi are seen in Osaka, western Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo September 4, 2018.
And there's no excuse for the Galaxy Note 9 to not be among them. "The battery in the Galaxy Note 9 is safer than ever". Samsung also previewed a new voice-assisted speaker, the Galaxy Home , using its homegrown digital assistant, Bixby.
LA prosecutors decline Kevin Spacey sexual assault case
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US Open 2018: Nadal survives 5-set thriller against Thiem
He has now won seven US Open quarterfinals in a row when he has made it that far; his only loss in that round came back in 2006. And when quizzed on what he was thinking after being bageled in the opening set, Nadal said: "Wake up, that's all".
Buhari off to China with wife, daughter
Xi's announcement followed China's decision to contribute $60 billion in investments three years ago, the news agency reported. Africa has long embraced Chinese investment, helping make Beijing the continent's largest trading partner for the past decade.
Who is Bruce Ohr, who keeps appearing in Trump’s tweets?
At the time of the 2016 presidential election, he was a high-ranking official in the deputy attorney general's office. Ohr also provided new details about the Justice Department's move to reassign him after his Steele ties emerged.
Hamilton triumphs in Italian GP as Ferrari flounder
Lewis Hamilton believes the intensity of his Formula One fight with Sebastian Vettel is the greatest he has ever experienced. The close competition is great for the sport, and it is pushing us to limits that we didn't even know we could go to.
Real, Barca turn focus to staying perfect in La Liga
Their bad month of August didn't get any better when they ended up in a group with Barcelona, Tottenham , and PSV Eindhoven. Ronaldo moved to Juventus from Real Madrid in a €100 million deal in July, ending his nine-year stay at the Bernabeu.
Stop comparing Conte and Sarri - says Chelsea's Rudiger
Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has explained how he plans on using England midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek in his team this year. And Sarri, whose side host Bournemouth on Saturday, expects his gifted youngster to eventually emerge with Chelsea as well.