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Seahawks' Michael Bennett on national anthem protests: 'You need a white guy to join the fight'

Seahawks' Michael Bennett on national anthem protests: 'You need a white guy to join the fight'

Colin Kaepernick started a movement in professional sports by choosing not to stand during the national anthem to raise awareness to social injustice, with several players around the NFL staging similar protests of their own.

But Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett thinks something — or somebody — is missing.

"You need a white guy to join the fight," he told the Seattle Times. "The white guy is super important to the fight. For people to really see social injustices, there...

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