Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Calls Colin Kaepernick's National Anthem Protest 'Dumb & Disrespectful' — Gavel Down!
We did NOT see this coming!
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg recently sat down with Katie Couric to chat about a whole slew of controversial topics.
In the new Yahoo! interview — released on Monday — the journalist asked the political figure how we can eliminate the racial divide within our country, especially the far-too-often police shootings of unarmed black men.
The 83-year-old responded:
"I think there are serious efforts to educate the police and local communities to the importance of rapport. … We are dependent on police officers for our security, but they should also be cognizant of the community that they serve."
But the conversation quickly changed to Colin Kaepernick's powerful protests against the National Anthem.
When asked her opinion on the San Francisco 49ers player's strong stance against the song, the New York native straight-up SLAMMED the sports star's demonstration, saying:
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