Why No One Should Stand for the National Anthem

This will be the last of these I post. It is well worth reading. Here is but one of the statements I though worthy in the article: ” Many scholars have pointed out that national denial is almost never broken unless a nation is militarily defeated and forced to fully acknowledge and atone for its crimes, and even then it is not guaranteed.”and here is one other:”The ruling state in the US invests large amounts of time and money in working to create an association between militant nationalism and sports, a link Horne says “has long been recognized.” see the link

Historian Gerald Horne Explains Why No One Should Stand for the National Anthem

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I am an anthropologist and Associate Professor who loves to play guitar and comment on social injustice in whatever form it may take
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