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The Star-Spangled Banner

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"The Star-Spangled Banner" is the national anthem of the United States of America. The lyrics .... The flag later came to be known as the Star-Spangled Banner and is today on display in th...

Star-Spangled Bigotry: The Hidden Racist History of the National ...

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Jul 4, 2016 ... Most people don't know there's more than one verse to the national anthem and it's the third that's a doozy.

9 Things You May Not Know About “The Star ... - History.com

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Sep 12, 2014 ... On the bicentennial of “The Star-Spangled Banner,” learn surprising facts about the national anthem and the man who wrote its lyrics.

Slavery and the national anthem: The surprising history behind ...

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Aug 31, 2016 ... The anthem actually contains a reference to slavery and Kaepernick is far from the first athlete to question it.

The Story Behind the Star Spangled Banner | History | Smithsonian

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Mar 1, 2007 ... ... over Fort McHenry inspired an anthem and made its way to the Smithsonian. ... (Courtesy of the National Museum of American History).

The History Behind Kaepernick Protest: How the National Anthem ...

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Aug 30, 2016 ... Colin Kaepernick's refusal to stand for the national anthem fits into a long history of debate over the song's use in sports.

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Aug 28, 2016 ... StarSpangled Lies Hidden Racist History of the National Anthem ..... At the end of the day, this anthem was written by an American slave owner ...
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Jul 4, 2009 ... The story behind the national anthem - a very powerful story. ... StarSpangled Lies Hidden Racist History of the National Anthem Francis Scott ...

Stephen Colbert puts Colin Kaepernick's national anthem protest in ...

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Sep 1, 2016 ... Colin Kaepernick, quaterback for the San Francisco 49ers, is causing a ruckus by refusing to stand during the national anthem in protest of ...

Colin Kaepernick Is Righter Than You Know: The National Anthem ...

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Aug 28, 2016 ... Colin Kaepernick Is Righter Than You Know: The National Anthem Is a Celebration of Slavery ... Maybe it's all ancient, meaningless history.

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The Star-Spangled Banner
Francis Scott Key (lyrics); John Stafford Smith (music) -- 1780 (music); 1814 (lyrics)
"The Star-Spangled Banner" is the national anthem of the United States of America. The lyrics come from "Defence of Fort McHenry", a poem written in 1814 by the 35-year-old lawyer and amateur poet, Francis Scott Key More>>