Jay-Z and NFL announced the next phase of their partnership this morning and like a lot of people, Colin Kaepernick isn’t really feeling it.
In case you missed it, instead of using their massive combined wealth to fund Inspire Change initiatives and criminal justice reform — the NFL and Jay-Z have decided to sell a line of apparel with part of the proceeds going to the cause.
In addition, Roc Nation artists Meek Mill and Megan Trainor will perform a free NFL Kickoff concert.
Not long after the announcement, Colin took to social media to share a rather timely passage.
Take a look:
Reading always gives me clarity.
“What [they] seek is not an end to oppression, but the transfer of the oppressive apparatus into their own hands. “
Robert L. Allen, Black Awakening in Capitalist America (1969) pic.twitter.com/Yztn8pAnUi
— Colin Kaepernick (@Kaepernick7) August 30, 2019