Rep. Beto O’Rourke of El Paso, Texas, is a Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate, running against incumbent Ted Cruz, an extreme and unpopular right-winger. He was recently asked whether he thinks NFL football players who kneel during the national anthem, in order to protest police brutality against black people, are showing disrespect to the […]

via Americanism and ‘taking a knee’ — Phil Ebersole’s Blog


I am a political independent. I really don’t care if someone is Democrat, GOP, Know-Nothing or no partisan affiliation at all. I’ll vote for the candidate who understands the meaning of freedom. Almost makes me wish I lived in his district.