Beto O’Rourke says ‘nothing more American’ than NFL anthem protests

Texas Rep. Beto O’Rourke has jumped into the  NFL  national-anthem fray by defending players taking a knee during the ceremony, saying he could think of “nothing more American.” In a response going viral on social media, the Democrat seeking to unseat  Sen. Ted Cruz , Texas Republican, compared the  NFL  kneelers to civil-rights icons like...