Garfield High School’s Bulldog football team went to their knees during the playing of the National Anthem before a recent Friday night football game in Washington state. From the Seattle Times: Garfield’s football players know about the third verse.
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About Colin Kaepernick and the National Anthem
When 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick did not stand for a recent playing of the National Anthem at a pre-season game, he set off a firestorm on social media. In fact, writes Jon Schwarz at The Intercept, the anthem is a celebration of slavery. From Schwarz re: the third verse of the song (which we never …
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