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NFL Player Protests: Should NFL Players Stand or Kneel for the National Anthem?
Standing acknowledges the sacrifices of American servicemen and women.
Honoring our servicemen and women is not necessarily a good thing. It would first have to be established that the military is worth honoring.
Neither the national anthem nor football games have anything to do with American servicemen or women.
Servicemen and women sacrificed for Americans' rights to protest, not so that our differences would be silenced and stifled.
The National Anthem is for everybody, not just the military. Servicemen and women, and veterans, are supposed to stand just like everyone else.
soldiers and veterans
are of the opinion that kneeling during the anthem is wrong.
There are many ways we honor our servicemen and women; it is heavily ingrained in our culture. One aberration isn't a problem.