December 2, 2021

NBA Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas Against Playing ‘Black National Anthem’: It ‘Emphasizes Our Separateness’

NBA Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas blasted the NFL for playing the so-called “black national anthem” because it is “emphasizing our separateness,” not promoting national unity and healing. Thomas made his comments in a discussion with columnist Jason Whitlock on an episode of The Blaze’s Fearless with Jason Whitlock. “When you sing the national anthem,…

Carney: 20 Years Ago Whitney Houston Reminded Us of the Power of the Flag, the Anthem, and America

One week after the September 11th attacks, the air in New York City was still poisoned, the sickening smell of the still-burning ruins of the World Trade Center drifting up through Manhattan’s streets and cursing us with coughs and cancers. The stench was a constant reminder that the evil dart of the planes into the…

NFL Cancels Grammy Winner Victory Boyd’s National Anthem Performance over Her Vaccination Status

The National Football League has canceled Grammy Award winner Victory Boyd’s scheduled National Anthem performance after she refused the coronavirus vaccine for religious reasons. In an email shared with The Epoch Times, NFL Senior Director for Media and Entertainment Events Seth Dudowsky to Victory’s father and manager, John Boyd, on August 31 that her vaccination status…

Hope Solo: Megan Rapinoe Would ‘Almost Bully’ Teammates into Kneeling for National Anthem

Former U.S. women’s soccer star Hope Solo has claimed that her former teammate and leftwing activist Megan Rapinoe would “almost bully players” into kneeling during the national anthem. Kneeling during the national anthem, a movement kickstarted by former NFL player Colin Kaepernick in 2016 to protest “organized brutality,” has become popular among those on the…

FACT CHECK: Does This Image Show The US Women’s Soccer Team Kneeling During The National Anthem At The Tokyo Olympics?

An image shared on Facebook allegedly shows members of the U.S. women’s national soccer team kneeling during the national anthem at the Tokyo Olympics. Verdict: Misleading While the U.S. women’s national soccer team did kneel before its match against Sweden, the action did not occur during the national anthem. The photo included in the Facebook…

WATCH: Members of U.S. Women’s Soccer Team Turn Away from the Flag as WWII Vet Plays Anthem

UPDATE (11:01 AM 7/6/2021): An account representing U.S. Soccer teams denies that the video shows any players disrespecting World War II veteran Pete DuPré and posted a video of players, including Megan Rapinoe, greeting him and signing a ball. Breitbart News’ story never said the players disrespected Pete DuPré; rather, it said some players disrespected the…

Vanessa Williams to Sing ‘Black National Anthem’ for PBS’ Capitol Fourth Celebration

NEW YORK (AP) — When Vanessa Williams hosts this year’s televised Capitol Fourth celebration, she will not only honor the nation’s traditional independence day, but also the country’s newly designated holiday — Juneteenth. Williams, who was the first Black woman to be crowned Miss America, will sing “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” which has served…

NFL To Require Players To Stand For National Anthem Or Stay In Locker Room.

The NFL officially passed new national anthem rules Wednesday after two years of protests. Players will be required to stand or stay in the locker room. Players who disrespect the anthem on the field can be punished, but teams are allowed to cultivate their own way to deal with that problem if it were to […]

Trump Rips Marshawn Lynch For Sitting During American Anthem While In Mexico.

President Donald Trump hammered Oakland Raiders running back Marshawn Lynch on Twitter Monday morning. Lynch refused to stand for the American national anthem when the Raiders played the New England Patriots in Mexico City. However, he had no problem standing for the Mexican national anthem. Marshawn Lynch sits during the US national anthem, stands for […]

BOYCOTT NFL SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 12TH – VETERANS DAY

As Americans, we have a profound and deep respect and love for our country. And as patriotic Americans, it pains us to see those in the National Football League who choose to disrespect and dishonor our national anthem by refusing to stand and show due respect. That’s why I’m asking you as a fellow God-fearing […]

President Trump Takes the Lead on Anthem Fight, Requests Signatures for Petition Calling on Players to Stand

President Trump has decided he will do the work that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, will not do for himself. Except this time, President Trump won’t call out the anthem protesters from a podium at a rally. This time, he will do it from the GOP website. According to USA Today, “The Trump Make America Great […]

President Trump on NFL Not Forcing Players to Stand for the Anthem: ‘Total Disrespect to Our Great Country!’

President Trump praised the NFL for finally coming to their senses on the anthem controversy last week, after Commissioner Roger Goodell wrote a memo declaring that it was time to “move past the anthem controversy.” However, this week President Trump had another message for the NFL, one not nearly as congratulatory. On Wednesday morning, President […]

Pence Leaves Colts Game In Disgust After 49ers Kneel During National Anthem

Vice President Mike Pence left an NFL game Sunday after several players took a knee during the national anthem. Pence left the Indianapolis Colts game after around 20 players from the San Francisco 49ers knelt during the playing of the “Star Spangled Banner.” The vice president, following in the footsteps of President Donald Trump, criticized […]

BOOM! NFL Ticket Sales Down 18% in Week Since Mass Anti-Military Anthem Protests

This had to hurt. NFL ticket sales down 18% down this week. Last Sunday over 200 NFL players knelt during the US national anthem on Gold Star Mothers Day. StubHub announced a 10% discount in NFL tickets this week. And now this… NFL ticket sales are down 18% compared to last year at this time. The Washington Examiner […]

President Trump on NFL Protests: “NFL Cannot Disrespect Our Country. They Cannot Disrespect Flag or Anthem”

President Trump joined Pete Hegseth for a FOX and Friends interview released Thursday morning. The president slammed the NFL again for disrespecting the country. President Trump: “The NFL cannot disrespect our country. They cannot disrespect our flag or our national anthem.” .@POTUS on anthem protests: “The NFL cannot disrespect our country. They cannot disrespect our […]

FLASHBACK: Polls Show Most Americans Don’t Like Players Kneeling During National Anthem

Many players in the National Football League (NFL) are kneeling during the national anthem or refusing to stand on the field altogether as it plays. Prior polls indicate that most Americans find such protests distasteful. In September 2016, CBS Sports reported that two polls — one from Reuters and another from SurveyMonkey — showed that […]

Former Army Ranger is Only Steelers Player to Stand For National Anthem – His Entire Team Hid in the Locker Room (VIDEO)

God Bless this man. Former Army Ranger Alejandro Villanueva was the ONLY Steeler to come out for the National Anthem on Sunday. He stood in the tunnel while the rest of the team hid in the locker room like disrespectful cowards. Villanueva stood with his hand over his heart and sang along with pride during […]

It Begins: Democrat Calls on All Football Players to Disrespect US Flag and Kneel During Anthem

President Trump lashed out at NFL players protesting the national anthem on Friday while at a campaign rally for Senator Luther Strange (R-AL). President Trump brought up the NFL players who disrespect our flag and our country by taking a knee during the National Anthem in protest. The crowd went wild after Trump said, “Wouldn’t […]

Is the National Anthem the next target of the left?

It is only a matter of time before the politically correct thought police target the National Anthem. With statues falling across the nation and flags being furled and put to rest, why hasn’t our most sacred song gone the way of, let’s say, Dixie? By now, most of America knows that Colin Kaepernick, late of […]

‘LES DEPLORABLES!’ Trump floors cheering Miami crowd as he enters to Broadway anthem and speaks in front of giant ‘Les Mis’ video screen art

Donald Trump adopted a new campaign theme on Friday in Miami Came on stage as music from ‘Les Misérables’ played Video screen showed a take-off on the 2012 film adaptation’s poster It read ‘Les Deplorables’ – and replaced French revolutionary flags with the Stars and Stripes – and a ‘TRUMP’ flag Hillary Clinton insulted Trump […]

Of Course: Obama Defends Kaepernick’s Refusal to Stand For The National Anthem

Speaking at the G20 Summit in China Monday, President Obama weighed in on 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s refusal to stand for the National Anthem before games, saying the “young man” is simply exercising his constitutional rights.  Obama also said Kaepernick’s actions are hard for military members and those who have served to “get past.” “My […]

Watch: This Is What Trump Did When Event Organizers Cut The National Anthem

While President Obama can’t even go so far as to wear an American flag pin on his lapel, it appears that Donald Trump is a bit more Patriotic when it comes to supporting American traditions. The following video was recorded in Anaheim, California where event organizers, pressed for time because of television cameras, opted to […]

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