Let Them Speak: Taking a Knee Won’t Hurt You?

To some, he is a symbol of change while to others, he is an extreme radical. Colin Kaepernick was a former player for the NFL’s San Francisco 49ers. He is well-known for protesting against police brutality and supporting the Black Lives Matter movement.

Views on Taking a Knee

Dear Editor: I think NFL players should be required to stand during the national anthem. It is very disrespectful for them to kneel or sit down. They can protest on their own time outside the stadium or stay off the field until the game begins.

Two Views on Anthem

Dear Editor: I respectfully disagree with The Tablet’s position on the recent NFL protests. The editorial asserts that Colin Kaepernick, formerly a San Francisco 49ers quarterback, and his ilk, refuse to stand for the National Anthem because of a perceived disdain they have for both flag and country.

Flag Football Takes On Whole New Meaning

In continuing a practice started last year by former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, NFL players have kneeled, raised their fists or engaged in what many have called disrespectful behavior during the playing of the national anthem before games.

Stand for the Anthem

Everyone who has studied high school physics is aware of the popular law of nature that for every action, there is an equal but opposite reaction.