Trump Will Ask NFL Players Who Kneel During Anthem To Recommend PardonsOnly two weeks after suggesting NFL players who kneel during the national anthem should be deported, President Trump on Friday said he wants to ask those same athletes to recommend people who should be pardoned.
Trump: Maybe NFL Players Who Kneel 'Shouldn't Be In The Country'The president said in an interview with Fox & Friends players should stand proudly for the anthem or maybe they shouldn't be in the country.
Lockport VFW Tuning Out NFL Games Over Players' Protests During Anthem“It was a big disrespect to our country, to the flag and to everybody that has fought for that flag,” Lockport VFW Post 5788 Commander E.J. Errico said.
Emanuel Calls Trump's NFL Comments 'Cynical Ploy' To Distract From FailuresMayor Rahm Emanuel said the country’s ideals encourage those who dissent to speak up, and that takes nothing away from their patriotism.
Emanuel Not Taking Sides After 2 Cops Reprimanded For Kneeling In PhotoMayor Rahm Emanuel neither praised nor criticized two police officers seen kneeling with a community activist in an Instagram picture.
2 Chicago Cops Reprimanded For Taking A Knee In PhotoA picture on social media shows two officers in uniform going down on one knee, with their fists in the air.