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# taking-the-knee - Saturday 4 June, 2022

England players jeered while taking knee in Hungary - boss blames ‘inherited thinking’
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# Controversy

England players jeered while taking knee in Hungary - boss blames ‘inherited thinking’

Updated Jun 4th 2022, 9:26 PM 16,376 Views 13 Comments

The majority of the bottom two tiers of the Puskas Arena were full for the Group A3 opener in Budapest.

# taking-the-knee - Sunday 13 June, 2021

Section of England fans defy pleas not to boo players taking the knee
# Controversy
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# Controversy

Section of England fans defy pleas not to boo players taking the knee

Jun 13th 2021, 2:47 PM 31,883 Views 47 Comments

The Croatia national anthem was also booed.

# taking-the-knee - Friday 3 July, 2020

People should not be ‘bullied’ into ‘taking the knee’, says Boris Johnson
# Black Lives Matter
# Black Lives Matter

People should not be ‘bullied’ into ‘taking the knee’, says Boris Johnson

Jul 3rd 2020, 11:15 AM 27,016 Views 63 Comments

Johnson said he believed in practical action to tackle prejudice and discrimination.

# taking-the-knee - Sunday 8 October, 2017

Vice President Mike Pence walks out of NFL game after players kneel for anthem
# Taking The Knee
# Taking The Knee

Vice President Mike Pence walks out of NFL game after players kneel for anthem

Oct 8th 2017, 7:51 PM 47,366 Views 129 Comments

Pence said: ” I don’t think it’s too much to ask NFL players to respect the flag and our national anthem.”