The “The Big Sunday Show” panel discusses Olympiad Gwen Berry turning his back on the American flag while playing the national anthem.
TYRUS MURDOCH: No, I don’t, and I really don’t care when the national anthem plays. It’s okay 5:20, 4:15. It’s really okay. I will give you your name here We have some problems in this country. Especially as a black person, when I go to Tommy Smith, John Carlos, Jesse Owens, they have problems. they fight they want dignity But they also need a seat at the table. They want to show how much they love their country. they are part and human rights issues And then they fight for it, this isn̵7;t it, even if we kneel down at a baseball game. I have no problem with professional athletes who are good citizens. Kneel to the flag if you choose to do so while still respecting the flag. I have no problem She turned her back on the flag. She’s upset that they don’t feel good – what song do you think they’re going to play in the Olympics? It’s that simple. Why are you competing in the Olympics? If you hate flags and countries so much If it’s a terrible place Why are you doing that?
I literally wore the shirt of the Vietnam War skeptic, Muhammad Ali, protesting the loss of two years of his career. five years i’m sorry In the heyday of his career and he gave up because of what he believed and history looked back on him as a hero, but at that moment the consequences for his actions and he took it because he believed in what he did. he stood for If it’s this bad and you were insulted like this Why are you competing? protest. sit out
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