The Kaepernick effect: Should people protest during the national anthem?

Since San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick first sat down during the national before a preseason game, variations of his protest against police brutality and racism have spread across the country.

Cronkite News, the news division of Arizona PBS, wants to know how this has affected the Southwest. What is your opinion of these protests and athletes’ roles in social discussions? Have you taken part in or witnessed any similar protests where you live?

Let us know by answering the questions below.

We will not publish your response without your permission. A journalist from Cronkite News/Arizona PBS or the Public Insight Network may contact you for further reporting.

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