Tag : National Anthem
Bible with the American Flag title : 74 Y/O Fan Booted From College Booster Club for Defending National Anthem
summary : A 74-year-old basketball fan was booted from a community college booster club after he confronted an athlete who was shooting hoops during the national anthem.
date : Nov 22, 2017 11:43 AM EST
United States Flag title : California NAACP Says National Anthem is Racist
summary : The NAACP of California may be able to do what the British were not -- destroy the Star-Spangled Banner.
date : Nov 12, 2017 09:55 PM EST
Bible with the American Flag title : Elementary School Allows Teachers, Students to Protest 'Acts of Patriotic Symbolism' During Pledge of Allegiance
summary : A Baltimore elementary school will allow students and teachers to protest "acts of patriotic symbolism" including the Pledge of Allegiance.
date : Oct 31, 2017 11:21 AM EDT
Phil Robertson title : Phil Robertson Says NFL Players Who Kneel for National Anthem Were Never Taught 'Respect' by Fathers (Video)
summary : "Duck Dynasty" star Phil Robertson said the NFL players who chose to protest during the playing of the national anthem are product of the "disintegrating" American family, as they were likely never taught respect by their parents.
date : Oct 24, 2017 01:09 PM EDT
Mike Pence title : Franklin Graham Praises Mike Pence for Leaving Colts Game After Players Kneel During National Anthem
summary : Franklin Graham has praised Vice President Mike Pence for leaving the 49ers-Colts game on Sunday after several players took a knee during the national anthem and said he hopes NFL owners will "follow his example."
date : Oct 09, 2017 11:57 AM EDT
Jordin Sparks title : Jordin Sparks Sends Silent Biblical Message While Singing 'National Anthem'
summary : Jordin Sparks issued a subtle message while singing the National Anthem before the Dallas Cowboys took on the Arizona Cardinals in Glendale, Arizona, inscribing a Bible verse on her hands.
date : Sep 27, 2017 10:43 AM EDT
New Jersey National Anthem title : Catholic Diocese Will Suspend Athletes, Coaches Who Don’t Stand for National Anthem
summary : Catholic Diocese officials of Camden, N.J., issued an edict to its schools through a letter that indicated any player or staffer who "failed to demonstrate appropriate respect" (opted not to stand) for the national anthem would be subjected to suspension. "Let me be clear. We are not public institutions and free speech in all of its demonstrations, including protests, is not a guaranteed right," stated the superintendent in the letter.
date : Sep 16, 2016 11:30 AM EDT
NFL title : Russell Wilson, Seahawks Lock Arms in Show of Unity While Dolphins Kneel for National Anthem
summary : While four Miami Dolphins players kneeled in protest during the national anthem on Sunday, quarterback Russell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks locked arms in a patriotic "demonstration of unity."
date : Sep 13, 2016 12:31 PM EDT
John Tortorella title : World Cup Players Who Sit in National Anthem Will Sit Entire Game, Says Team USA Hockey Coach
summary : Team USA hockey coach John Tortorella made headlines this week when he told ESPN's Linda Cohn, "If any of my players sit on the bench for the national anthem, they will sit there the rest of the game." In the wake of San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's "sitting protest" during the anthem regarding concerns about civil rights of minorities, Tortorella expressed a zero tolerance policy for players who refuse to participate in the U.S. national anthem during the 2016 World Cup of Hockey tournament.
date : Sep 11, 2016 10:11 AM EDT
soccer title : Soccer Team Plays U.S. National Anthem Early to Prevent Player Protest
summary : The Washington Spirit women's soccer team on Wednesday played the U.S. national anthem while players were still in their locker rooms, preventing visiting star Megan Rapinoe from continuing her protest for social equality.
date : Sep 08, 2016 11:25 AM EDT
Colin Kaepernick title : Russell Wilson, Benjamin Watson Reveal Why They Won't Join Colin Kaepernick in Sitting for National Anthem
summary : Christian NFL stars Russell Wilson and Benjamin Watson have weighed in on Colin Kaepernick's decision to not stand during the National Anthem, explaining that while they understand his perspective, they will not be joining him in protesting the nation's flag.
date : Sep 08, 2016 11:17 AM EDT
Colin Kaepernick title : NFL's SF 49ers Colin Kaepernick Kneels during National Anthem, Continuing Protest
summary : San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick knelt with his arms folded during the performance of the U.S. national anthem during a pre-season game in San Diego on Thursday, continuing his protest against racial injustice and police brutality.
date : Sep 04, 2016 09:02 AM EDT