Try explaining the logic and right and wrongs of NFL athletes taking a knee while “on the job” with group thinking neighbors who stopped you to have a conversation and suddenly, they have an errand to run or can hear their phone ringing in their apartment two flights up.
If you were to walk into work today, take all your clothes off, put your feet up on your desk, and flip off your boss, would you still have a job?
The answer, of course, is “Not for long”.
But…wouldn’t you be exercising YOUR right to Free Speech and Self-Expression, just like the NFL Players who are taking a knee during our country’s National Anthem?
By now, some of you are saying, “But, I work for a private organization”.
SO DO THEY.
TheWrap.com reports that
It doesn’t look like any NFL players will be disciplined for kneeling or locking arms in protest during the playing of the National Anthem. But First Amendment experts say most employees can be fired from many jobs for exercising their freedom of speech.
Federal law does not protect workers in the private sector — only government employees.
“There is no federal law protecting against discrimination or…
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