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Backlash, says one commentator, "very much about setting limits in US for how our rights 'should' be exercised, and by whom."
Jon Queally, staff writer
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Using sports as a platform for division, says NBA star, "is not something I can...

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Small gesture, big moment: Electrifying to see over 100 NFL players, and some owners, fight for their rights by taking a knee, sitting down, locking arms or not showing up during the National Anthem - that fraught but too often empty symbol of democracy - and to see much of America support them. Have no doubt, those guys were standing together against racism and police brutality, and sending a message to our racist, divisive, vindictive Dolt-In-Chief: "Get that son of a bitch outta here."