Drew Brees Apologizes for ‘Insensitive’ Comments About Kneeling During National Anthem After Sharp Criticism from Teammates and Other Athletes

Drew Brees Apologizes for ‘Insensitive’ Comments About Kneeling During National Anthem After Sharp Criticism from Teammates and Other Athletes

Drew Brees apologized Thursday for comments that were “insensitive and completely missed the mark” when he reiterated his opposition to Colin Kaepernick’s kneeling during the national anthem in 2016, drawing sharp criticism from fellow high-profile athletes and others in the wake of George Floyd’s death.

WATCH: Jamal Bryant Calls Georgia Governor’s Decision to Reopen Local Economy an ‘Assault on the Minority Community’ and ‘Contrary to the Will of God’, Says He Will Join With Other Black Pastors, Including E. Dewey Smith, William Murphy, and Raphael Warnock, to Keep Their Churches Closed

WATCH: Jamal Bryant Calls Georgia Governor’s Decision to Reopen Local Economy an ‘Assault on the Minority Community’ and ‘Contrary to the Will of God’, Says He Will Join With Other Black Pastors, Including E. Dewey Smith, William Murphy, and Raphael Warnock, to Keep Their Churches Closed

Outspoken megachurch pastor Jamal Bryant of New Birth Missionary Baptist Church slammed the Georgia governor’s decision to begin reopening the local economy by Friday as akin to an “assault on the minority community” and “contrary to God’s will” amid the coronavirus pandemic.

North Korean Defector Tells How She Denied Jesus Three Times ‘Just Like Peter’ Amid Torture of Kim Jong Un Regime, Pleads With U.S. Not to be Silent About Persecution of Christians at U.S. State Department’s First-Ever Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom

North Korean defector Ji Hyeona couldn’t help but shed a few tears while sharing her account of abuse and torture at the U.S. State Department’s first-ever Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom.