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Standing for the pledge is a popular debate among high school students

From school to sporting events, most Americans have stood for the pledge at some point. For many Americans, standing for the pledge was something that was never questioned. However, due to the actions of Colin Kaepernick, who kneeled for the national anthem in 2016 to […]

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To pledge or not to pledge

To pledge or not to pledge

On Aug. 28, San Francisco 49’ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sat down during the national anthem in protest of the social injustices and police brutality African Americans face in America, angering football fans and American citizens. Soon after Kaepernick’s initial protest, numerous professional athletes from all […]

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