Jess Carter and Magdalena Eriksson discuss their role at Chelsea FC and how they took a knee during the national anthem.
CNN’s Weekend Morning America hosts George Stephanopoulos and Michael Strahan sit down with several NFL players and sports figures who have decided to take a knee during the national anthem this season.
Jess Carter and Magdalena Eriksson sit down with the NFL players who’ve been taking a knee, and discussions surrounding the decision and the issue of racism in America.
NFL players like Michael Bennett of the Seattle Seahawks, and Leonard Williams of the New York Jets kneel during the national anthem, most recently in their teams’ Sunday games. Here’s their interview.
Then, at 6 a.m. on CNN’s New Day, Stephanopoulos and Strahan talk with Leigh Anne Tuohy of the Duquesne University women’s college basketball team and Jalen Hill, one of their players who posted an essay online about the importance of the national anthem and his decision to kneel during it.
Watch the full interview above