Flag and national anthem protests have grown around the NFL after first being started by Colin Kaepernick. According to the Seattle Seahawks website, Russell Wilson will not be joining them. The reason why is inspiring.
Many modern Americans believe we need to appease any and all malcontents. Yes, Colin Kaepernick has the right to be a petulant and angry young man who hates his country. It doesn’t mean we need praise immature athletes who need to work out their rage.