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.


201-225 of 27942 signatures
Number Date Name Location Please add comment.
27742 4 months ago Trisha Barry Tamarac, FL
27741 4 months ago Wendy Shuman Downingtown, PA
27740 4 months ago Susan Wills Pensacola, FL
27739 4 months ago ERNEST HARRIS N LAS VEGAS, NV
27738 4 months ago ERNEST HARRIS N LAS VEGAS, NV
27737 4 months ago ERNEST HARRIS N LAS VEGAS, NV
27736 4 months ago ERNEST HARRIS N LAS VEGAS, NV
27735 4 months ago Heather Walker Staunton, VA
27734 4 months ago Abigail Abysalh Metzger Ho Ho Kus, NJ You are the patriots.
27733 4 months ago Nicole DiVirgilio Mechanicville , NY
27732 4 months ago Lydie Mae Peterson Chicago , IL
27731 4 months ago Anonymous Tigard, OR
27730 4 months ago Janette Letson Lakewood, CO
27729 4 months ago Joan Sadlo Lake Sherwood , MO You athletes are amazing people, and it is so refreshing to see you all protest in plain view of hundreds of thousands of people! I hear you!
It sucks that Trump just doesn’t get it and has inf...
27728 4 months ago John Swift Londonderry, NH
27727 4 months ago Jim Kippen Plymouth Meeting, PA
27726 4 months ago Barry Cheney Hickory, NC Thank you. Keep speaking up.
27725 4 months ago Barry Cheney Hickory, NC Thank you. Keep speaking up.
27724 4 months ago Melissa Dyas Bloomsburg, PA
27723 4 months ago Cheryl Woerner Essex, MD Thank you for using the power you have to affirm the human rights of African Americans, people of color and the economic underclasses in the U. S. A.
27722 4 months ago Jody Clark Placerville, CA
27721 4 months ago JANET FINESILVER PROSPECT PARK, PA These brave athletes should be commended and their first amendment rights should be protected
27720 4 months ago Susan MacLeod Monett, MO I kneel with you, i believe in what your doing and that black lives do matter. I will never stand with a bully hateful President.. God bless!!
27719 4 months ago Perla Gonzalez San Antonio, TX
27718 4 months ago Joni Brill Olympia, WA You are real patriots standing up to truly make America a better country than it is today.
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Background:
> Benjamin Sachs: The NFL’s “take a knee” ban is flatly illegal
> Deadspin: Here's How NFL Teams Demonstrated During The National Anthem Today
> Vice: Stephen A. Smith Points Out NFL's Paid Patriotism Problem
> Dave Zirin: For the NFL, It Was Choose Your Side Sunday