The National Education Association awarded unemployed NFL degenerate Colin Kaepernick with its “highest honor” Sunday for his willingness to disrespect the national anthem on behalf of dead or alive thugs like Mike Brown.

“When Kaepernick sat during the national anthem at a San Francisco 49ers pre-season football game in 2016, he made a profound non-violent statement about the treatment of black people in this country,” the NEA said.

“First he took a seat, and then a knee, to advance an anti-racism, pro-social justice movement. With his example, the #TakeAKnee campaign spread throughout the National Football League and forced an ongoing, national conversation about the treatment of black Americans by law enforcement