Former KSU cheerleader Tommia Dean explains why she took a knee

Inspired by Colin Kaepernick’s on-field protests against police brutality, Tommia Dean joined the peaceful movement while cheerleading at Kennesaw State University. In 2017, Dean and four other cheerleaders kneeled during the national anthem at a college football game. As a result, the cheerleaders were escorted off the field. After the incident, Dean proceeded to file […]

KSU student Tommia Dean shares why she kneeled

Tommia Dean, a former cheerleader at Kennesaw State University, explains why it was important for her to take a knee during a college football game and how her actions were a pivotal moment for the African-American community. Dean won her lawsuit against officials at the institution for being removed from the field following her decision […]

Black men make history as 1st male NFL cheerleaders (video)

For the first time in modern sports history, men will now become NFL cheerleaders. Not to be confused with stuntmen, who are part of the cheerleading squad, these men will perform all the same moves as their female counterparts. The first two teams to field male cheerleaders are the  Los Angeles Rams and New Orleans […]

Raianna Brown is more than just a meme

Proudest & scariest moment as a yellow-jacket happened at the same time. Thank you @Kaepernick7 for inspiring to #TakeAKnee to take a stand — Raianna B. 🌻 (@freeSPIRIT_5678) September 24, 2017 “I locked my keys in my house.” It’s a common mistake that most people make, but if anyone has a legitimate excuse for the […]

NFL cheerleader only gets probation for attempting oral sex on 12-year-old

Former NFL cheerleader Elizabeth Garner will only serve probation for attempting to have oral sex with a 12-year-old boy. According to the NY Daily News, Garner, a former cheerleader for the Tennessee Titans, approached the boy while at a party at his parents’ home. Garner fondled the boy’s penis and pulled down his pants while […]