National Anthem Kneeling

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The debate over whether or not kneeling during the National Anthem is a very interesting topic to me, due to the debates/opinions I have heard outside of the classroom. While I admit I stand with a little bias against Heather Mac Donald after googling that she was a conservative before reading her article on police shootings, I still have to say I believe Charles M. Blow had the better message. In our discussion in class, it was baffling to see that it took 10 minutes for someone to note the real reason why these NFL Players were kneeling, but instead everyone talked about how much it disrespected the flag, which in my personal opinion it isn’t disrespectful with the original intention. The stretching or not even being on the field for the
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