Wisconsin Lawmakers Give Colin Kaepernick The Finger; REMOVE his Name From Key Resolution

 A Black History Month resolution that was put forth to honor prominent Black Americans was stalled Sunday until lawmakers from both sides agreed to remove former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s name from the list. According to The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel state Assembly passed a resolution Tuesday drafted by the Legislature’s black caucus to honor prominent black Americans during February — but only after Republicans blocked it until black Democratic lawmakers agreed to remove the name of the controversial National Football League quarterback. “A textbook example of white privilege” and a “slap in the face,” said Democratic Rep. David Crowley of Milwaukee, who wrote the resolution. “Many of … Continue reading Wisconsin Lawmakers Give Colin Kaepernick The Finger; REMOVE his Name From Key Resolution