Did Trump’s tweet make it safer for NFL players to kneel for the anthem?
The controversy over football players kneeling in protest during the national anthem could have simply remained a labor dispute within the NFL. But then President Trump tweeted that tax breaks should be revoked for a league that disrespects "our Anthem, Flag and Country."
Duru, N. Jeremi and Jan, Tracy, "Did Trump’s tweet make it safer for NFL players to kneel for the anthem?" (2017). Articles in Law Reviews & Other Academic Journals. 1948.