Martin, S., & McHendry, G. F. (2016). Kaepernick’s stand: Patriotism, protest, and professional sportsJournal of Contemporary Rhetoric 6(3/4), 88–98.

Professional athletes and social activism are hot topics in recent years.

  • In your opinion, should professional athletes engage in social activism?
  • Do you believe that professional athletes have the right to free speech/freedom of expression at athletic events?
  • Should the governing bodies (leagues) discipline players engaging in social activism?

Respond to at least 3 classmates.