National Anthem Protester Brittney Griner 'Shocked' People Think She is Unpatriotic

National Anthem Protester Brittney Griner ‘Shocked’ People Think She is Unpatriotic


WNBA player Brittney Griner says she is “shocked” anyone would think she is unpatriotic despite the fact she spent years protesting against the country and refusing to stand for the national anthem.

Griner appeared Thursday on the far-left ABC talk show, The View, and told the hosts she was “blown away” that people think she is un-American.

“Everyone has made a mistake before,” Griner said referring to her arrest, conviction, and incarceration in Russia on drug charges.

“The unpatriotic thing, that blows my mind, because, one, my dad fought for this country, ’68, ’69, Vietnam Marines and law enforcement for 30 plus years,” she continued. “Dad was my hero. I wanted to be a cop. I didn’t want to play basketball growing up,

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