Main Street Patriots are rallying fellow citizens to show their support across the United States for the American flag and the national anthem on Veteran’s Day weekend as a way to send a message about the importance of standing and saluting during the playing of the national anthem at NFL football games.
The conservative group is encouraging Americans to join their Flags Across America movement next month.
“I have watched professional football since the time there were two separate leagues – AFL and NFL in the late 60’s,” Debbie Dooley, co-founder of the group told Breitbart News. “Sports has always been an arena where we are united in support of our favorite teams.”
“We are not Democrats or Republicans, we are simply fans,” Dooley said, adding that the NFL players are “seeking to change that by attempting to shove their political views down the throats of fans.” – READ MORE[contentcards url=”http://www.breitbart.com/sports/2017/10/18/conservatives-plan-patriotic-message-boycott-nfl-veterans-day-weekend/” target=”_blank”]