Thank Athletes for Taking a Knee and Resisting Trump

Donald Trump has been very understanding of violent racists, but has the ugliest words for African American athletes who nonviolently protest a racist criminal justice system.

Trump's bombast has spurred even more athletes to speak out against racial injustice and against Trump.

We will deliver the petition with your signatures to the players union.

Click below to thank those athletes who have taken a knee in protest -- or have joined in their defense:

We thank those athletes who have taken a knee to protest racism and injustice, and in defense of freedom of speech and freedom of thought. We thank those who have come to their defense. You have our gratitude.

176-200 of 19657 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
19482 6 months ago Devon Winger OAKLAND, CA Thank you for using your platform to peacefully kneel for what you believe in. This simple action inspires others to find small ways in their day-to-day lives to stand up to the systematic racism, t...
19481 6 months ago Crystal Tucker Willisburg , KY Fantastic
19480 6 months ago Alice Rivero Bath, ME
19479 6 months ago Jack Hurley Claremont, NH
19478 6 months ago David Simpkin Pelham, NH
19477 6 months ago Anonymous LYNNWOOD, WA Racism should not exist in 2017, but it is hard to get negative thoughts that have been passed down out of people's heads. But anyone who goes as far as to use violence due to racism should be pros...
19476 6 months ago Jane Katz Altadena, CA Peaceful protest is a most important aspect of our First Amendment rights. There is much to protest in our society at this time! I am heartened by the solidarity expressed as coaches and team pla...
19475 6 months ago Anonymous Hillsboro, OR Bless you
19474 6 months ago Cassie Kamradt Davison, MI
19473 6 months ago Amadea Morningstar Santa Fe, NM
19472 6 months ago Anonymous temple, TX
19471 6 months ago val GRATE Middletown, CT
19470 6 months ago Anonymous Santa Fe, NM Be strong and keep kneeling during anthem against violence towards people of color. GOOD JOB
19469 6 months ago Jill Greenberg New York , NY
19468 6 months ago marzee branch cleveland, OH it should go on the ballot that requirements to run for office, especially a presidential position should be elevated. I have seen jobs that are more menial require more education ,background check...
19467 6 months ago Anonymous S h, FL
19466 6 months ago Mary Janes Mt. Pleasant, WI
19465 6 months ago Annette Stephens Madison, WI I totally support the Athletes for taking action.
19464 6 months ago Robin Nussbaum Shoreline, WA
19463 6 months ago Robin Nussbaum Shoreline, WA
19462 6 months ago Victoria Collins VALPARAISO, IN
19461 6 months ago John Wunjo cambridge, MA
19460 6 months ago Meital Smith Seattle, WA
19459 6 months ago Brad Layton Rock Springs, WY Never forget, patriotism is NOT love of government, it is love of country. I will forever love this country, but I refuse to support the puppets in Washington who continually attempt to restrict our...
19458 6 months ago Anne Dios Sunland, CA
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