• Memo to NFL owners: Trump will never stop using the national anthem to stoke his culture wars

    2 monthes ago - By Think Progress

    The Philadelphia Eagles were supposed to visit the White House on Tuesday to celebrate their Super Bowl victory, but late Monday evening, President Donald Trump abruptly canceled the appearance, issuing a statement full of his trademark blend of pettiness, dishonesty, and juvenility.
    “The Philadelphia Eagles are unable to come to the White House with their full team to be celebrated tomorrow,” it read. “They disagree with their President because he insists that they proudly stand for the National Anthem, hand on heart, in honor of the great men and women of our military and the people of...
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  • Trump Nixes Philadelphia Eagles' White House Visit: Ben Shapiro Reacts to 'Firing'

    Trump Nixes Philadelphia Eagles' White House Visit: Ben Shapiro Reacts to 'Firing'

    2 monthes ago - By FOX News

    President Trump on Monday announced that the Philadelphia Eagles will not visit the White House this week to celebrate the team's Super Bowl win amid the national anthem protest controversy.
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  • Trump taunts NFL players after nixing Eagles' White House visit

    Trump taunts NFL players after nixing Eagles' White House visit

    2 monthes ago - By New York Post

    ​President Trump continued to blitz the Philadelphia Eagles on Tuesday hours after he canceled a White House ceremony with the Super Bowl champions and ​taunted NFL players by saying they'll be no “escaping to locker rooms.” “We will proudly be playing the National Anthem and other wonderful music celebrating our Country today at 3 P.M.,...
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  • Donald Trump calls off Eagles' visit to White House over anthem dispute

    2 monthes ago - By Chicago Tribune

    Digging deeper into a culture war that he's repeatedly stoked, President Donald Trump called off a visit to the White House by the Philadelphia Eagles, citing the dispute over whether NFL players protesting racial injustice must stand during the playing of the national anthem. Trump said in a statement...
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  • Trump, White House To Host 'Celebration of America' After Nixed Eagles Visit

    2 monthes ago - By SI

    President Trump on NFL anthem policy: 'No escaping to locker rooms'
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  • Trump taunts NFL over 'escaping' to locker rooms after changing Eagles visit to a national anthem party

    Trump taunts NFL over 'escaping' to locker rooms after changing Eagles visit to a national anthem party

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    President Donald Trump taunted the NFL on Tuesday by hyping up a party at the White House he decided to throw without them.
    Trump released a statement saying the Super Bowl-winning Philadelphia Eagles would not attend the ceremony.
    They were barred because "they disagree with their President because he insists that they proudly stand for the National Anthem."
    Instead Trump invited Eagles fans for a patriotic party at the White House, and said the NFL could not hide in the locker rooms for this one.
    President Donald Trump taunted the NFL on Tuesday by hyping up a party at the White House he...
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