national anthem

NFL

Colin Kaepernick Unveils #IMWITHKAP Jersey, With Proceeds Going to Charity

Twenty percent of sales of the new jersey will be donated to Kaepernick's Know Your Rights Camp, which educates youth about interacting with law enforcement.
Liam Daniel Pierce
9.11.18
NFL

Republican County Secretary Resigns After Calling Kneeling NFL Players "Baboons"

In since-deleted Facebook posts, Beaver County Republican Committee secretary Carla Maloney also wrote, “You don’t like it here go to Africa see how you like it there."
Liam Daniel Pierce
9.4.18
NFL

Why Won't Donald Trump Sing All the Words to 'God Bless America'?

Trump's Patriotism Party to Shame Philadelphia featured the President not singing along to a fairly standard song. Could it be that he doesn't know the lyrics?
Sean Newell
6.6.18
NHL

San Jose Sharks Fans Boo During Anthem, Make Singer Screw Up Lyrics

Las Vegas Knights fans have a tradition where they yell "Knights" during a portion of the Star Spangled Banner. Sharks fans don't want any part of it.
Liam Daniel Pierce
5.3.18
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Here is a Song Called 'Take a Knee, My Ass (I Won't Take a Knee)'

A country artist named Neal McCoy released a real song with those real words as the title.
Sean Newell
11.20.17
PROTESTS

Five Cheerleaders Kneeled for the Anthem: 'The Scariest Thing I've Ever Done'

A group of cheerleaders at Kennesaw State University in Georgia kneeled for the anthem in late September. Their lives have since changed forever.
Zack Huffman
11.13.17
national anthem

Can Roger Goodell Please Just Say the Word 'Racism' Already?

The NFL commissioner sent a letter to owners regarding the national anthem protesst. It is, like everything else the league does, horseshit.
Sean Newell
10.10.17
NFL

Brain-Dead Hucksters Have Hijacked Colin Kaepernick's Protest

In response to the President's inflammatory nonsense, a demonstration that began as a fight for justice and equality for people of color has become a call for "unity."
Dave Lozo
9.25.17
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US Soccer Makes Policy That Mandates Players "Stand Respectfully" During National Anthem

U.S. Soccer is making a break from other sporting authorities that have largely let players make the decision themselves.
Liam Daniel Pierce
3.6.17
Malcolm Jenkins

National Anthem Protestor Malcolm Jenkins Goes on a Ride Along with Philly PD (Trailer)

As part of The Clubhouse series, Malcolm Jenkins wanted to ride along with Philadelphia Police to gain a new perspective on policing.
VICE Sports
11.7.16
Highlights

Colin Kaepernick Responds to Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Criticism

Colin Kaepernick is disappointed in Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Welcome to 2016.
Sean Newell
10.13.16
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Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Trashes Colin Kaepernick’s Anthem Protest

During an interview with Yahoo's Katie Couric, Supreme Court Justice and noted liberal icon Ruth Bader Ginsburg called NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick's recent protests "dumb and disrespectful."
Dave Brown
10.10.16