Colin Kaepernick is a former American football player who played quarter-back in the NFL for the San Francisco 49ers.
Kaepernick is a social justice activist who has been outspoken about civil rights issues.
Not only concerned with human rights, Kaepernick went vegan towards the end of 2015 because of ethical concerns.1NBC Sports. 2016. Kaepernick Weight-loss Not Due to Vegan Diet. Available: https://www.nbcsports.com/bayarea/49ers/kaepernick-weight-loss-not-due-vegan-diet [Accessed 7 May 2021].