There are people who will say people are now just doing it for show, but don’t listen to those people.
Every time it is done regardless of the motivation it brings more awareness and spotlight on the issues at hand.
It also helps identify people who are for and against racial injustice by their responses to these protests.
People that you might have assumed were you friends, but only see you as another N-word in private.
— WPGC 95.5 (@WPGC) September 17, 2016
Salute to the Howard University Cheerleaders for exercising their right to kneel during the national anthem. ✊? pic.twitter.com/dgTk52QoXD
— Zachary Johnson (@ZachJ2019) September 17, 2016