Who really should have to leave U.S.?

first_imgCategories: Letters to the Editor, OpinionRe Nov. 26 letter, “Those who disrespect military should leave”: Vincent Belardo dictated those who disrespect the military should leave our country.Well, that puts Trump at the top of the list to leave. He disrespected John McCain by saying he was “not a hero because he was caught.” This is the presidential candidate you said you voted for. Trump also dodged the draft four to five times. He is definitely not a hero, nor did he show respect for our flag or our country back then.Colin Kaepernick kneels because of facts showing police injustice, inequality and blatant killing of minorities. Your statement that 90 percent or more of minorities had it coming came from where, racist right-wing Fox News? Many white and black folks are kneeling for justice. I am sure you have no idea a white, retired Army Special Forces veteran named Nate Boyer convinced Kaepernick to kneel back in 2016 instead of sitting because it showed more respect for our flag and what Nate Boyer and you fought for. Look that up at military.com: “Kaepernick meets with veteran.”Diane Sanders HombachSchenectadyMore from The Daily Gazette:Schenectady’s Lucas Rodriguez forging his own path in dance, theater, musicSchenectady department heads: Budget cutbacks would further stress already-stretched departmentsAnderson starts, but Dodgers finish off NLCS winSchenectady High School senior class leaders look to salvage sense of normalcySchenectady police reform sessions pivot to onlinelast_img

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