Colin Kaepernick: ‘Love Is at the Root of Our Resistance’

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The athlete takes on police brutality in the United States and talks about how he’s spearheading a movement for change.

Colin Kaepernick, Amnesty International Ambassador of Conscience (Full speech)

“I’ve realized that our love, that sometimes manifests itself as black rage, is a beautiful form of defiance against a system that seeks to suppress our humanity,” Mr. Kaepernick told an audience in Amsterdam last month in a rare public statement.

Mr. Kaepernick was presented with the Ambassador of Conscience Award from Amnesty International by Eric Reid, a fellow activist and former teammate on the San Francisco 49ers.

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