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The NBA’s National Anthem Mandate: Another Political Ploy from Pro Sports

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The controversy over Mark Cuban and the national anthem reminds us the NBA and the NFL have spent the last few decades relying on the national anthem as a cynical ploy. Employing "antiracism" and BLM politics was just the natural next step.  Original Article: "The NBA's National Anthem Mandate: Another Political Ploy from Pro Sports" ...

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The controversy over Mark Cuban and the national anthem reminds us the NBA and the NFL have spent the last few decades relying on the national anthem as a cynical ploy. Employing "antiracism" and BLM politics was just the natural next step. 

Original Article: "The NBA's National Anthem Mandate: Another Political Ploy from Pro Sports"

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Ryan McMaken
Ryan W. McMaken is the editor of Mises Daily and The Austrian. He has degrees in economics and political science from the University of Colorado, and was the economist for the Colorado Division of Housing from 2009 to 2014.

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