Kaepernick made a mistake, but not for the reason you think

If my life in the grip of pro football has taught me anything, it’s that the forces vying for our attention want the stories of the day framed as a binary narrative: winning and losing, us and them, etc. This serves a purpose. Binary narratives fuel our fanaticism (and we’re all fanatics for something, I say), thus capturing our attention, literally. As our attention goes, so goes our behavior including the way we spend our money.

But you already know this. You also know there is a third way of seeing things. As a football fanatic, the Kaepernick drama has bothered me along this line from the start.  MORE

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