Fire kneel­ers

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Amer­i­can Foot­ball: Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump said Na­tional Foot­ball League own­ers should fire play­ers who kneel dur­ing the na­tional an­them, in an ex­tended riff dur­ing a free­wheel­ing rally speech in Alabama yes­ter­day. Sev­eral ath­letes, in­clud­ing a hand­ful of NFL play­ers, have re­fused to stand dur­ing The Star-Span­gled Ban­ner to protest of the treat­ment of blacks by po­lice.

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