A kid was scared to wear her kapernick jersey because of the controversy. Someone was threatened with a stabbing if he kneeled. High school athletes have now started kneeling as well. Native americans protesting the pipeline and had dogs sucked on them for protesting. 1943 supreme court that you can"t be forced to say the pledge. People come out of hiding when they have a leader who is being bigoted as well. Roger aisles who recently ran fox news was a key advisor to nixon, and george h bush. Started running the rich limbaugh show and the cnbc cnn was the rst to have the 24hr news. He then went over to fox news when he didn"t get promoted. The ability to express an unpopular political idea hadn"t been protected until the 1930s. Freedom of speech was being rede ned and new laws being made, yet people were still being sent to jail.