The NFL thugs on their knees, the Antifa children-of-the-corn and the countless Sherry Frost nutcakes who see “oppression” in every blade of grass. It is nothing more than Pecksniffian silliness. I have no doubt this will all end with a whimper, leaving no lasting mark on our country or society.
But we do have examples in our national past of truly courageous defiance, where the players and their families faced very real consequences for their risky acts that helped forge the creation of the United States. The anniversary of one of these events is coming up this month, so let’s take a look. | More at GraniteGrok