Christian Brown, a Marine veteran and double-amputee, stands for the National Anthem at a Pittsburgh Steelers game on Oct. 23, 2016.
The Story Behind The Double-Amputee Veteran Who ‘Stood’ For The National Anthem
When the national anthem began playing during a Steelers and Patriots game, Marine veteran Christian Brown stood tall even though he has no legs.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, middle, sits during the National Anthem before an NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers, Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016, in San Diego.
The National Anthem Has Been Controversial For Longer Than Most People Realize
Between its foreign origins and racist third stanza, “The Star-Spangled Banner” has a long, controversial history.
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Former Green Beret Nate Boyer Emerges As A Voice Of Reason In National Anthem Controversy
Former Green Beret and NFL long snapper Nate Boyer has emerged as an unlikely peacemaker in the debate surrounding Colin Kaepernick’s refusal to stand during the national anthem.
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) watches from the sidelines during an NFL preseason game against the Denver Broncos on Saturday, August 20, 2016, in Denver, Co.
Kaepernick’s Next Game Is At San Diego’s Salute To Military Service
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick will next take the field in San Diego for its military appreciation game.
A screenshot from an NBC news report posted to twitter shows Olympic pole vaulter Sam kendricks springing to attention when the national anthem plays.
Watch This Olympian Drop Everything To Pay Respect To The National Anthem
You may be a motivator, but you’ll never be — stop competing in the Olympics to stand at attention for the national anthem — motivating.