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Black Pastors Call on Nike to Sever
Relationship with Colin Kaepernick

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Posted By: ladydawgfan, 7/13/2019 2:26:48 PM

The Coalition of African American Pastors (CAAP) called on Nike Thursday to end its relationship with former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who has a prominent endorsement deal with the athletic company. Rev. William Owens, president of CAAP, said his organization is responding to Nike’s decision to pull an athletic shoe celebrating the Betsy Ross flag after Kaepernick expressed objections to it. [Tweet] “It has been clear for a long time that Colin Kaepernick’s views represent hard Left anti-American politics,” said Owens, a civil rights movement activist who marched with Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. “They don’t represent most Americans, and they don’t reflect the outlook of most African Americans,”


Gosh, I wonder if the Pravda Media Complex will cover THIS as much as they did removing the flag!

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Reply 1 - Posted by: earlybird 7/13/2019 2:34:13 PM (No. 122554)
As I recall, Kaepernick is an Arab. Adopted by a white couple. (Poor them.) His girlfriend is a radical black activist.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: earlybird 7/13/2019 2:40:31 PM (No. 122559)
Re #1, he’s half-whatever. His 19 year old white birth mother gave him away - her black baby daddy had skedaddled. The Kaepernicks adopted him as for some reason they could not adopt a white baby. They totally support whatever he does - see 2016 article:
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Reply 3 - Posted by: HisHandmaiden 7/13/2019 3:57:25 PM (No. 122592)
Bravo, Rev. Owens: “They don’t represent most Americans, and they don’t reflect the outlook of most African Americans,” he added. Where are America’s other pastors?
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Maggie2u 7/13/2019 4:08:59 PM (No. 122599)
Poster #3, where are America's other pastors? They're out buying sex toys for their parishioners.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Bur Oak 7/13/2019 4:41:38 PM (No. 122622)
As per #1's comment, Kaepernick looks to be more Arab than black.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: tisHimself 7/13/2019 4:55:17 PM (No. 122636)
The next time Nike gets virtuous, these ministers should invite Nike owners to deposit their Nike gear at these churches who can redistribute to homeless. Donors devalue he Nike Street cred, the anti whitey mentality and bump up revenue for adidas ASICS Reebok new balance.....
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Reply 7 - Posted by: ZeldaFitzg 7/13/2019 5:02:00 PM (No. 122641)
#4 asks where the other American pastors are. I can tell you that the one at my church likely supports Kaepernick---his own son is a prominent state official with the ACLU.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: watashiyo 7/13/2019 6:12:58 PM (No. 122698)
Nike no longer cares about consumers and sales in America. They are completely more focused on Chinese and the rest of the world market. Nike turned its back against the Patriots and the country(America) that made them conglomerate and successful. Sad, even the patriotic American athletes are caving to its financial bribes in endorsing the Nike brands.
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