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Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Football Blues

For anyone who missed it and maintains the slightest interest, another of my CounterPunch pieces was published last weekend.

It concerns the Colin Kaepernick controversy.

Somewhat anecdotal and self-involved, it nonetheless makes the point that CK is his own man and people ought to shut up about his protest.

Thomas S. Harrington weighs in here with a much stronger analysis of the subject.


TS

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