Jay-Z Helps the NFL Banish Colin Kapernick.
Help me study for my English class. I’m stuck and don’t understand.
1.) First Impressions
2.) Essential Message
3.) What are your thoughts on the partnership between Jay-Z and the NFL given the controversy surrounding Colin Kaepernick being “blackballed” from playing football or not being signed by any other NFL team since his refusal to stand and take a knee during the national anthem?
4.) Do you think that Jay-Z’s decision to partner with the NFL is hypocritical or as the writer suggests used as a cover and/or buffer? Why or why not?
5.) In what way(s) can the joint forces of the NFL and Jay-Z bring artist connection with NFL’s immense audience and provide insight and direction to the league regarding social (in)justice?
6.) Significance for African American culture through sports
7.) Points of agreement/dissension