Colin Kaepernick covers the latest issue of TIME magazine.The magazine tweeted out the cover Thursday morning showing Colin kneeling as he’s done during the national anthem of the past two regular-season games.
The headline on the cover is “The Perilous Fight” followed by “National anthem protests led by Colin Kaepernick are fueling a debate about privilege, pride and patriotism.”
As for why they chose Colin for the cover, a spokesperson tells TMZ:
“Time’s cover explores the nationwide debate happening around national anthem protests. After Colin Kaepernick’s protest, the movement has become widespread and public facing, from the rest of the NFL to high schools and colleges across the country — and that is why Time put him on the cover.”
Check it out below.