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Colin Kaepernick vs Jay-Z Is an NFL Rivalry That’s Being Viewed All Wrong

Sure, Hov’s deal with the NFL puts his fans between a Roc and a hard place. But the move is about black power, not blacktivism.

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell and Jay Z at the Roc Nation and NFL partnership announcement. Photo: Kevin Mazur/Getty

SShawn “Jay-Z” Carter sculpted Roc-A-Fella Records from the mud. But not by himself. He built it along with Damon Dash and Kareem…

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Bonsu Thompson is a writer, producer, Brooklynite and 2019 Sundance Screenwriters Lab fellow.

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