Colin Kaepernick Attends Indigenous People’s Sunrise Ceremony on Alcatraz Island on Thursday

Native News Online
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Sunday, December 1, 2019 - 08:28

Colin Kaepernick with Morning Star Gali. Photograph by Norm Sands

Published November 30, 2019

ALCATRAZ ISLAND — Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco 49er quarterback, spent the early morning hours on Thursday on Alcatraz Island where several thousand American Indians conducted the . This year&;s ceremony commemorated the 50th Occupation of Alcatraz that began November 20, 1969.

While at the ceremony, he was asked to say a few remarks.