Mike Pence walks out of NFL game after players kneel during national anthem, Donald Trump takes credit on Twitter
US vice-president Mike Pence walked out of an Indianapolis Colts game when some players kneeled for the national anthem, stoking controversy over the gesture.
NBA stars following NFL players in national anthem protest would be 'counter productive,' says Stephen Curry
Curry said there are better ways, such as being active in their communities, for players to make their views known.
Washington: President Donald Trump has stoked the controversy over his call for punitive action against NFL players who take a knee or otherwise protest during the national anthem, tweeting anew that they should remain standing out of respect for the nation and its flag.
NFL, NBA players dissenting against Donald Trump a step towards dialogue, perhaps even social change
The divisiveness wrought by the Trump administration has led to a political awakening of sportspersons arguably not seen since the days of the Black Power movement.
President Donald Trump says feud with NFL players protesting during national anthem has 'nothing to do with race'
Trump has ignited a firestorm of criticism after he described NFL players who chose to take a knee through renditions of "The Star-Spangled Banner" as "sons of bitches" who should be fired.
Trump in a rally on Friday said, “Wouldn’t you love to see one of these NFL owners, when somebody disrespects our flag, to say, ‘Get that son of a b#$@% off the field right now. He is fired,”
According to the law in India, whoever intentionally prevents the singing of the national anthem or causes disturbances to any assembly engaged in such singing shall be punished. But if you're sitting peacefully can you truly cause disturbance?