Sports Kaepernick lands cover of GQ as 'Citizen of the Year'

18:56  13 november  2017
18:56  13 november  2017 Source:   theScore

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Colin Kaepernick is GQ 's first 2017 Man of the Year . Read his cover story at the link in bio. (📸@martinschoeller) #GQMOTY #colinkaepernick. I salute him, and GQ for recognizing him as Citizen of the Year !

While he’s yet to land a new QB job in the National Football League, GQ magazine named Colin Kaepernick its 2017 Citizen of the Year , saying his He was photographed in Harlem for the GQ cover story “among the men, women, and children he is fighting for,” according to the magazine.

Though Colin Kaepernick landed the cover of GQ magazine's "Men of the Year" issue, the former NFL quarterback didn't speak to the publication in an interview.

Instead, Kaepernick chose to remain silent, as he's found his silence has amplified his protest against police brutality and the oppression of colored people in America.

Colin Kaepernick wearing a hat © Twitter/@DevinGordonGQ

The magazine's editors instead spoke with those in Kaepernick's inner circle: filmmaker Ava DuVernay, rapper J. Cole, activist Tamika Mallory, and others.

Kaepernick did, however, agree to be photographed in Harlem, invoking images of Muhammad Ali from the 1960s when he trained in the streets of New York as local children surrounded him.

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Colin Kaepernick has been named GQ 's 2017 " Citizen of the Year ." GQ referred to Kaepernick as "the man who became the movement." "Much has changed in the four years since Colin Kaepernick was last on the cover of GQ .

GQ Magazine named Colin Kaepernick the 2017 ‘ Citizen of the Year ’ Monday morning. In 2013, Colin Kaepernick was on the cover of this magazine because he was one of the best football players in the world.

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The NFL Is Making Colin Kaepernick’s Collusion Case for Him .
On October 15, Colin Kaepernick filed a grievance against the National Football League. On October 15, Colin Kaepernick filed a grievance against the National Football League. It alleged that team owners had colluded to keep him out of uniform, not because of his athletic performance, but because of his decision to protest acts of police brutality and racial injustice by kneeling during the national anthem. The move gave official procedure to a politically infused conflict that had been contested, to that point, through the media, and that had long since taken its place in the broader culture war.

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