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Kaepernick anthem protests spark controversy in NHL
Tampa Bay Lightning forward J.T. Brown has hit out at Team USA Coach John Tortorella over his comments about sports stars refusing to stand for the national anthem – a trend recently set by NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Missing 9/11 flag returns to New York City after 15 years
An American flag raised at ground zero on Sept. 11 in a defining moment of patriotic resolve took its place at the site Thursday after disappearing for over a decade.
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The WWII vet and the 6th-graders who made him their friend
The sixth-graders at All Saints’ Episcopal Day School in Phoenix made friends with World War II veteran Jim Mende.       
1119 points by USA Today | World War II Cotton Flag of the United States World War I Veteran Flag
Colorado 'flag man' lives in a hole in the ground
He lives in the dirt and he does it dirt cheap       
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Long-Lost 9/11 Flag, an Enduring Mystery, Will Go on View at Museum
The flag, which was featured in a famous photograph of ground zero and disappeared soon after the attack, will again become a prominent part of Lower Manhattan.
20076 points by The New York Time | September 11 attacks Flag of the United States New York City September 11 Flag History Flagg Brad Meltzer
Lincoln flag incident sparks school officials' concerns
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) - The Lincoln Public Schools superintendent has apologized after administrators asked some students not to fly American flags on their vehicles from holders they made in class due to worries about the potential for disagreements. The Lincoln Journal Star reports (http://bit.ly/2f4V888 ) several welding students at Career ...
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Mitch Albom: Anthem protesters may want to look at a calendar
Perhaps we need a reset. We shouldn’t require burning buildings to fuel national pride.         
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Albom: Anthem protesters, look at a calendar
Perhaps we need a reset. We shouldn’t require burning buildings to fuel national pride.        
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Brandon Marshall’s kneeling during national anthem was disrespectful (2 letters)
Even though it is Brandon Marshall's right to not stand for the national anthem, I find it disrespectful to our flag and all the veterans who fought and died for our freedom.
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