Packers Ask Fans To Link Arms During Anthem, Shift Focus From Diversity To “UNI-versity”

“These protests did not start with some abstract goal of unity. Kaepernick is not out of a job because he tried to pursue unity. The idea of unity as a wholly positive ideal state is not only flawed, but insulting. Standing together means very little if there is no communal understanding of what it means to stand and no individual action beyond simple performance. Kaepernick was specific and unambiguous in his protest against police brutality and racial injustice, and he paid for it. Now, the NFL is taking his movement and hollowing it out to slap their own empty ideals on it and ask that everyone join in.”

Yet another reason to dislike the Packers…
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