Former “Duck Dynasty” star Willie Robertson believes that kneeling during the National Anthem at sporting events is “un-American.”
During an episode of the Facebook Watch series “At Home With the Robertsons,” Willie Robertson and his wife, Korie, sat down for a discussion with current and former NFL players Arian Foster, Michael Thomas, and Nate Boyer where they debated about the American flag protests that former 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick sparked in 2016. At the time, Kaepernick stated he was kneeling during the National Anthem to protest police brutality. Korie Robertson said she understood the protests in the context of police brutality in the wake of the George Floyd tragedy.
“The guys made the point that this is not hating America,” she said. “This is a specific protest about police brutality and injustice against Black people. Once that came out and that message was kind of understood, people were more accepting of it, where at first it just felt like a total, just