Entire Seattle HS Football Team Kneels During National Anthem
September 18, 2016

The entire Garfield High School football team, including the coaches, took a knee during the national anthem Friday night.

Source: Q13Fox

SEATTLE — The entire Garfield High School football team, including the coaches, took a knee during the national anthem Friday night before their game against West Seattle High on Friday night to protest “social injustices.”

After the game, which Garfield won, Garfield High School head football coach Joey Thomas said that "the players decided to do this" to bring attention to "social injustices," emphasizing that it was "a player-driven" move and that his players plan to continue the practice during the anthem before every game "until they tell us to stop."

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