Tag Archives: Kneeling

Mike Ditka said athletes should stand for “national anthem” or leave the country

Ditka: stand or leave America. Blog King, Mass Appeal LOS ANGELES — During a recent chinwag with TMZ sports, Hall of Fame football coach Mike Ditka said every athlete, including black players, should eschew genuflecting during the national anthem because it’s not only impertinent to military veterans, it’s offensive to the American flag. He also has a message for those ...

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Trump does an about-face, now believes Kaepernick deserves second shot at NFL

Trump sings a different tune.  Blog King, Mass Appeal WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump, who once said “get that son of a bitch off the field” for genuflecting during the national anthem, now believes Colin Kaepernick deserves another opportunity to play in the NFL. The Commander-in-Chief sung a different tune on Wednesday after years of lambasting football players for kneeling ...

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George Floyd Funeral: Al Sharpton ‘slams’ President Donald Trump and NFL owners

Sharpton gives eulogy of Floyd.  Blog King, Mass Appeal HOUSTON, Texas — Reverend Al Sharpton lambasted President Donald Trump and the NFL on Tuesday while delivering his encomium at George Floyd’s funeral. The tear-jerking sepulture took place at Houston’s Fountain of Praise Church. Donning a black and white robe, the 65-year-old civil rights activist accused Trump of bombarding protesters with ...

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