jaredsxtn Wrote:Yes Jared I fully agree. Blindly saluting an piece of cloth is meaningless; ask Hitler.
He has every right in the world to take a knee during the National Anthem and I fully support him doing so.
White people don't know what it's like to be a black man in America and they have no right to criticize someone for protesting the rampant inequalities facing our minority communities, especially when it comes to use of force by the police.
Take a deep breath. He's not hurting you or anyone else in any way whatsoever by silently taking a knee. All he's doing is lobbying a silent protest in an attempt to point out the hypocrisy of so many Americans when it comes to blindly saluting the flag but ignoring the horrendous inequalities so many black and brown Americans deal with every single day.
Did Rosa parks disrespect buses? Did Ghandi disrespect food?