• FILE: Colin Kaepernick. Picture: AFP

    Kaepernick calls out US 'imperialism'

    Colin Kaepernick's tweets came a day after the killing of Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani, although they did not specifically reference the Baghdad drone strike ordered by US President Donald Trump.

  • LeBron James talks to the media after being defeated by the Golden State Warriors in Game Four of the 2018 NBA Finals won 108-85 by the Golden State Warriors over the Cleveland Cavaliers at the Quicken Loans Arena on 6 June 2018 in Cleveland. Picture: AFP/Getty Images.

    LeBron James slams NFL owners' 'slave mentality'

    The NFL hasn't been able to shake the controversy that erupted after former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick began kneeling during the pre-game national anthem to protest social and racial injustice.

  • US rapper Cardi B. Picture: instagram.com

    Cardi B turns down Super Bowl

    The 26-year-old rapper is believed to have been asked to take to the stage alongside Maroon 5 on 3 February in Atlanta to perform their collaboration 'Girls Like You' but Cardi refused to take part in support of Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback who started the take-a-knee protest movement in response to racial inequality.