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Black Lives Matter activists to join NFL’s Chargers in on-field protest before game: report

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Activists representing Black Lives Matter will reportedly appear on the field with the NFL’s Los Angeles Chargers on Sunday as part of an orchestrated protest against inequality, and in defiance of complaints from President Donald Trump.

According to KABC, the Chargers, who recently moved from San Diego, will also welcome members from the California-based Courage Campaign, and Democracy for America taking part before the game.

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The report states that, prior to their game with the Philadelphia Eagles, players will take part in a “kneeling human chain to remember what the original protest was about,” with the intent they can “re-center the protest on ending police violence against people.”

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Bizarre Trump fan has dreamed of sitting on president’s gold toilet since she was a child

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