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A California high school student sat during the Pledge because of her American Indian heritage. An act that seems to be sweeping the nation after Kaepernick took a knee during an NFL game in protest. People are clearly in an uproar over the current state of our government. Leilani Thomas has been doing this since the …

In a show of solidarity to Kaepernick and to protest Police brutality against African Americans, a New York Councilman sits through the Pledge of Allegiance at City Hall. Councilman Jumaane Williams claims he hasn’t said the Pledge since he was a boy, but that doesn’t mean he hates his country or make him any less …

In the ongoing National Anthem controversy that seems to be plaguing the NFL, high schools with predominantly black students, seem to be following suite. High school coach, Preston Brown, thought he would lead by example by kneeling in protest before a game, ultimately teaching his entire team how to disrespect their country. Fortunately, there were a …

Following the President’s unseemly “latte salute” – the Commander-in-Chief actually saluted a Marine with his coffee cup in hand – trouble was brewing for the Obama administration on news outlets and social media across the country. If you haven’t already seen it, refer to the video below. The following are among the best reactions to the President’s …