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'TIME' 2017 Person of the Year List Includes Colin Kaepernick

'TIME' 2017 Person of the Year List Includes Colin Kaepernick 'TIME' 2017 Person of the Year List Includes Colin Kaepernick
Lisa Bryan | 05 December, 2017, 02:50

We want to know who YOU think should win!

Time's shortlist consists of ten people editors will choose from to designate as 2017's Person of the Year.

The founder and CEO of Amazon is now the richest person in the world. He's best known for being the founder, chairman, and CEO of Amazon.com, the world's largest online shopping retailer.

There are thousands of undocumented immigrants living in the USA who were brought to the country as children. She is the first female director to break the $100 mark in an opening weekend. Not surprising is Donald Trump, who probably deserves to be there based exclusively on his political and cultural significance, but still, ugh. Kaepernick is famous for his kneeling in protest to police brutality during the National Anthem, is a potential candidate for activism.

According to Fox News, "Many of the names listed on the shortlist have been surrounded by controversy this year". This movement prompted millions of women to speak out about sexual assault and sexual harassment that they had experienced.


The #MeToo movement has gained steam in recent weeks as a growing number of people have come forward to accuse multiple public figures of sexual misconduct.

Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman: Supporters describe the recently-elevated crown prince as bold and revolutionary, but his opponents call him reckless. He's the son of Saudi Arabia's King Salman.

Mueller was named special counsel investigating the Trump campaign and its alleged ties to Russian Federation and its quest to influence the 2016 presidential election.

Kaepernick was named "Citizen of the Year" by GQ magazine last month. With Kim's threats of nuclear war, Xi's influence as China's most powerful leader in decades, and, of course, Trump's status as president of the United States, the news cycle has been a whirlwind this year. He was granted a second five-year term and has been added to the Communist Party's constitution, Time reported.

Time is expected to unveil the 2017 Person of the Year on Wednesday.

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