NFL gamers kneel, rouse fists via anthem
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A cheerleader for a San Francisco 49ers kneeled by a national anthem Thursday night time brazen of a workforce’s competition towards a Oakland Raiders.
The cheerleader has not been recognized, however photographs of her kneeling fast circulated on amicable media.
No opposite cheerleaders seemed to kneel via “The Star-Spangled Banner,” achieved during Levi’s Stadium in California.
Former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sparked the motion in 2016 when he initial kneeled by a nation’s nationalistic music. Gamers via a NFL — however compartment Thursday, no cheerleaders — have kneeled by a anthem as properly, in criticism of amicable misapplication and secular inequality.
It has since sparked a national discourse about patriotism, and drew pointy vitriol from President Trump, who has regularly cursed those that knelt as unpleasant to America.