Harry Belafonte & Roland Martin on Colin Kaepernick

Harry Belafonte & Roland Martin on Colin Kaepernick

“When a Black voice is raised in protest to oppression, those who are comfortable with our oppression are the first to criticize us for daring to speak out against it.”

Harry Belafonte, who is no stranger to taking a stand on an unpopular issue, shared with Roland Martin his profound thoughts on Kaepernick’s symbolic gesture to stand with the oppressed and address the backlash the NFL quarterback is experiencing.