September 24, 2021

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…

President Trump Defends Veterans Against Kneeling Athletes

“They were fighting for our country, they were fighting for our flag.” The fight over reverence for the National Anthem continued Tuesday, with President Trump maintaining that NFL players who kneel during the hallowed hymn are “disgraceful.” The song, written during the War of 1812 about a lone flag still waving after an attack on […]

NFL’s History of Anti-Patriotism – And its infinite love for kneeling players.

The National Football League has made it clear that it stands with its kneeling players, who have become political pawns in an increasingly anti-patriotic game. The situation has worsened since President Trump called out NFL leadership for allowing such a disgrace to continue. But there’s a much longer history of the NFL’s antithetical attitude toward […]

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 […]

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