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Colin Kaepernick celebrated the Fourth of July in Ghana, where the free-agent quarterback said he traveled to find his “personal independence”.
The 29-year-old, who played for the San Francisco 49ers last year, posted a video on Twitter asking, “How can we truly celebrate independence on a day that intentionally robbed our ancestors of theirs?”