In case anyone still cares about truth, or for that matter facts, this is the origin of taking a knee. It has nothing to do with disrespecting the flag, or the armed forces, it is about the fight for freedom, fairness, and equality. Thank you, Martin Luther King, Jr..
Photo: The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., center, leads a group of civil rights workers and residents of Selma, Ala., in prayer on Feb. 1, 1965, after they were arrested on charges of parading without a permit.