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WATCH: Entire WNBA team joins Kaepernick protest prior to playoff game

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The WNBA’s Indiana Fever took part in Colin Kaepernick’s protest against police brutality on Wednesday, with the entire team taking a knee during the playing of the national anthem.

According to SB Nation, the team’s action took place prior to their playoff game against the Phoenix Mercury. Two Mercury players, Mistie Bass and Kelsey Bone, also joined the silent demonstration.

ESPN, which is airing the game, showed both the Fever’s protest and a pre-game speech by head coach Stephanie White supporting her players.

“I’m proud of y’all for doing that together, leading that together,” White said. “That’s big. It’s bigger than basketball, right. So let’s use that energy and use that togetherness on the floor.”

Earlier in the season, both teams were fined by the league when players wore t-shirts bearing the names of two police shooting victims, Alton Sterling and Philando Castle. The fines were dropped after public criticism toward the league.

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Watch footage of the protest, as aired on Wednesday, below.

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Shocking video: White man attacks black woman after traffic accident — then pulls a gun on her and bystanders

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A Lockport, New York man has been charged with throwing an African-American Muslim woman to the ground before drawing his gun and pointing it at her and others.

According to WBFO, Jeffrey Calhoun is being charged with attempted robbery in the first degree, menacing in the second degree and harassment in the second degree after the incident occurred during a small traffic incident. The entire encounter was captured on a cell phone video showing Calhoun fly into a rage.

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Florida county GOP disinvites ex-Trump official from fundraiser because he criticized the president’s racist tweets

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Anthony Scaramucci, who had an infamously short career as President Donald Trump's director of White House communications, is now paying a price for calling out the president's racist tweets.

Politico reports that the Palm Beach County GOP has disinvited Scaramucci from speaking at its annual fundraising event because he criticized Trump's tweets telling four Democratic women of color to "go back" to the countries they came from even though all four are American citizens.

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Trump-loving congressman fumes after US attorney shuts down his claim threats against him were ignored because of politics

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On Wednesday, the Washington Examiner reported that Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) is feuding with a federal prosecutor over the decision not to charge a man who left a threatening voice message for his office.

"Gaetz, you pathetic piece of sh*t," said the voicemail. "Do you know that I could blow your f**king head clean off your shoulders from over a mile away. Watch your back, b*tch. You pathetic little piece of sh*t. You got your head so far up Trump’s ass, I could still take it off your shoulders. F**k you Gaetz. I’m coming after you, b*tch," the message said.

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