national anthem

NFL and anthem: Knee-deep in protests

What Colin Kaepernick started by kneeling during the national anthem two years ago has grown into a protest bigger than the former NFL quarterback.

LeBron James salutes Beto O'Rourke

A viral video of Democratic Texas Senate candidate Beto O'Rourke discussing protests over racial injustice during the national anthem in the NFL has drawn a wave of praise and commentary from some high-profile athletes, including LeBron James.

NFL players to Trump: Pardons aren't enough

Earlier this month, President Donald Trump said he wants professional athletes who kneel during the national anthem to protest racial injustice to tell him who they think the president should pardon next.

Trump: NFL players don't have 'real issue'

President Donald Trump told Fox News on Friday that protesting NFL players trying to raise awareness about racial injustice don't have a "real issue."