LeBron James Backs Colin Kaepernick Nike Campaign Amid NFL Controversy

Los Angeles Lakers basketballer LeBron James has backed sports company Nike who have launched a campaign with American footballer Colin Kaepernick.

The former NFL quarterback took a knee during the national anthem in a game, citing racial discrimination and issues such as police brutality but has been heavily criticised by US President Donald Trump.

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