What does it mean when your life exemplifies the passage that reads:
“If God is for me. Who can be against me? If The Lord is my light and my salvation of whom shall I be afraid?”
For Colin Kaepernick, it means supernatural favor with God and with men. Even in the midst of vile racism, bullying, and the NFL blackballing him, Kap manages to get support from a global company like Nike who made him the face of their 30th year anniversary campaign in a controversial ad that reads: “Believe in something even if it means sacrificing everything. Just do it”
Since the release of the ad, Nike Stocks have reached an all-time, while Nike stores run out of merchandise.
Harvard Law School joins in solidarity by honoring Kaepernick with with top honor in African American studies to be received on October 11, 2018.
Kaepernick is the recipient of many prestigious awards including the Ambassador of Conscience Award, The Muhammad Ali Legacy Award, GQ’s citizen of the year,
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This website is designed to keep you with up-to-date news of “The Hero in the Helmet” Colin Kaepernick; both at large, and in my own communities as an educator, a mental health professional, a youth leader, an activist, an author, and a black woman.
It is a website for talk therapy, for inclusion, for solidarity, for soul-searching and ultimately for solutions.
It is to educate, empower, provoke, and evoke human emotion: compassion and empathy to start.
Lastly, it is a movement against racism and bigotry by exposing privilege.
Children now have a conscious book that will teach them social/moral responsibility how to be critical thinkers, how to decipher media bias, and most importantly a book that reaffirms their right to exist.