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FSU Volleyball Player Takes a Knee in Silent Protest After Kaepernick

Florida State University volleyball player Mara Green takes a knee during the national anthem on Sept. 14. (Facebook/Florida State University)
Florida State University volleyball player Mara Green takes a knee during the national anthem on Sept. 14. (Facebook/Florida State University)

Before the volleyball players of Florida State University took on the players of Florida University on Sept. 14, one player joined the long list of athletes...




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