Athletes Who Protested The National Anthem

Colin Kaepernick was not the first athlete to ever protest the national anthem. Protests actually started almost 50 years ago in the late 60’s.

But nowadays, due to the advancement of the internet and powers of social media, Kaepernick’s protests have increased awareness exponentially. Many athletes have voiced their support for him and have joined in on the protests.

Here are the most notable athletes who have protested the national anthem: