The NFL player protests, characterized by their act of kneeling during the national anthem, represent a paradigmatic case of how socio-political factors can interplay with business dynamics. The protests, driven by a quest for racial justice and equality, reverberated not only within the confines of the NFL, but also within the wider spectrum of viewership, …
Tim Tebow kneeled in prayer before, during and after NFL games — but Tebow did not kneel during the national to protest abortion, as some have claimed.
It’s true that Alabama’s football team visited the White House and prayed with President Trump. But media coverage of the event has been mischaracterized.
Retired Navy Commander John Wells Declines Saints Award Over National Anthem Protests-Truth! Summary of eRumor: Retired Navy Commander John Wells declined an award from the New Orleans Saints for his work to raise awareness about veterans’ healthcare issues because of NFL national anthem protests. The Truth: Accurate reports that Ret. Navy Cmdr. John Wells declined …
This take by Sylvia Thompson on NFL national anthem protests was published in October 2017 and has been widely circulated in forwarded emails.
Cowboys player Damontre Moore was cut to make room for a backup kicker, and the team said Moore’s national anthem protests had nothing to do with the decision.
A website that publishes “satirical fiction” is behind fabricated reports that police in Philadelphia took a knee, leaving Redskins players stranded in a locker room overnight.