Are they? Told to “go home to Africa” but America’s their home. Birther movement (led by Trump) tried to prove Obama wasn’t even American, taking away America from him.
got a right to express himself, just as the NFL players do. Even Trump has a right to put his foot in his mouth multiple times a day, embarrassing as it is to me personally.
My problem with a lot of flag worship is that a certain political group keeps trying to claim the flag only for themselves and only lets you be American if you follow all of their politics. I found that annoying since I was a kid and still do.
You’re at least listening to them long enough to ask, “What do they want?”
You might not ‘get it’ but at least you’re talking about it.
*might* be volunteering to be the fall guy in order to encourage discussion about divisive issues by being “that guy” in every group that says the things that gets people engaged.
This process of engagement and by “not being Damona”, Damona is making the world a better place.
Thank you Damona. The NFL thanks you. BLM thanks you. America thanks you. You play the role well.