|Trump, Pence and other totalitarians' pursuit of |
against NFL players is a violation of a federal
criminal statutes, notes attorney Mark Geragos.
The Trump adminstration has now repeatedly taken the side of the NFL owners in a concerted bid to silence NFL players silently voicing solidarity with police victims, justice, equality, liberty and truth by kneeling when the national anthem is played before NFL games.
Notes Colin Kaepernick's attorney, Mark Geragos, today:
The NFL Players Association executive director, DeMaurice Smith, notes the totalitarian nature of the actions of Trump and NFL owners making policy without consulting the NFL players.Winning! https://t.co/qTUh3LJNxR— Mark Geragos (@markgeragos) May 24, 2018
History has taught us that both patriotism and protest are like water; if the force is strong enough it cannot be suppressed. Today, the CEO’s of the NFL created a rule that people who hate autocracies should reject.— DeMaurice Smith (@DeSmithNFLPA) May 23, 2018