2018-09-13 / Letters

Don’t take a knee; respect those who brought us peace

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Who in the world decided the

Who in the world decided the National Anthem needed to be played at football games anyway. Crazy.

It is a sports event viewed

It is a sports event viewed my millions of Americans like the Olympics. The purpose of the National Anthem is to show pride in your country, unite our people and give thanks to our armed forces. I don’t think taking a knee qualifies for uniting our people, do you? Furthermore, this song is not about the 1st amendment, or your right to protest. It’s about giving thanks to men and God for victory. This is about having RESPECT. . . Something which is in short supply in this country. I hope you find this explanation enlightening. . . and unless your crippled or hate this country, please stand!