Darrell Williams is a rising senior at Morehouse College, who has big dreams of being a creative director, one day. Williams, 24, is currently a student scholar with the National Newspaper Publishers Association’s “Discover The Unexpected” Journalism Fellowship program. At Morehouse, Williams is a drama major with a minor in cinematography.
With NFL teams still avoiding quarterback Colin Kaepernick like the plague because of his national anthem protest, African-American football fans on social media sites like Facebook and Twitter are saying they’ll “boycott” the league if he remains unsigned.
At the Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity’s 83rd Grand Chapter Meeting, recently held in Orlando, with over 10,000 members and friends in attendance, Dr. Edward R. Scott, II DMD of the Tallahassee Alumni Chapter received the 2017 Elder Watson Diggs Award.
To call it the cause of only Colin Kaepernick would be shortsighted. He’s but one quarterback and one person, but his efforts to call attention to police brutality in America have officially gained the attention of the biggest names, even outside of the sports world.