Veterans Call For Gwen Berry To Lose Olympic Spot Over Anthem Protest
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Veterans Call For Gwen Berry To Lose Olympic Spot Over Anthem Protest

Republicans Rep. Dan Crenshaw and Sen. Tom Cotton are calling on Team USA to cut hammer thrower Gwen Berry for protesting the flag and national anthem over the weekend. Berry qualified to represent the United States at the Olympics on Saturday, placing third in the hammer throw at the U.S. Olympic track and field trials….

Athlete Turns Away From Flag as Anthem Played

Athlete Turns Away From Flag as Anthem Played

Berry, a 31-year-old black American and outspoken activist against “systemic racism” in the United States, turned to face the stands instead of the country’s flag as “The Star-Spangled Banner” played, while the gold and silver medalists placed their right hands on their chests and stood facing the flag. Gwendolyn Berry, left, looks away as DeAnna Price…