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Is kneeling during the National Anthem wrong?


April 12, 2018

Joe Thomas

Written by Sarah Edwards, Chandler Enfinger and Daniel Goforth. Not shown: Landry Copeland.

To kneel or not to kneel? A lot of NFL football player feel the need to kneel during the National Anthem to protest racial inequality. Because of the growing trend of NFL stars kneeling during the National Anthem, many believe it is a political protest against the American flag instead of a protest against oppression. I believe that the NFL stars should not kneel because it is disrespecting our nation.

First of all, kneeling during the National Anthem is an ineffective way to protest. Disrespecting our flag, or our nation as a whole for that matter, is not a very efficient way to get the r...

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