"The Star-Spangled Banner" is the national anthem of the United States of
America. The lyrics come from "Defence of Fort M'Henry", a poem written on ...
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.
On this day in History, Key pens Star-Spangled Banner on Sep 13, 1814. ... The
poem, originally titled “The Defence of Fort McHenry,” was written after Key ...
Sep 13, 2016 ... It took 117 years from the time “The Star-Spangled Banner” was written in 1814
until it was legally enshrined as the American national anthem ...
Mar 1, 2007 ... A conservator works on the Star-Spangled Banner in 1914. ... "We didn't want to
change any of the history written on the artifact by stains and ...
Aug 31, 2016 ... The anthem actually contains a reference to slavery and Kaepernick is far ... "The
Star-Spangled Banner" was written by Francis Scott Key in ...
Aug 31, 2016 ... Mark Clague says the national anthem doesn't glorify slavery or racism ... he is
writing a book on "The Star-Spangled Banner" and he serves as ...
Jul 4, 2016 ... Most black folks don't even know “the black national anthem. ... on a British ship
during the War of 1812 and wrote this poem while watching the ...
Aug 29, 2016 ... The man who wrote the U.S. national anthem, Francis Scott Key, as it turns out,
was a terrible human being.
The article “Colin Kaepernick Is Righter Than You Know: The National Anthem Is
a Celebration of Slavery,” written in The Intercept by Jon Schwarz, points to a ...