Sometimes patriotism is complicated.www.nytimes.com
Asian shares fell on Monday after strong U.S. jobs data tempered expectations for a Fed rate cut, while the Turkish lira hovered near two-week lows on worries about central bank independence.U.S.
MARC THIESSEN: If you're a member of the U.S. national team you do not have the right to protest the U.S. national anthem while wearing that uniform. Previously: Fox host: The U.S. women's national soccer team's "behavior" is not "helping their case" for equal pay Wash. Free Beacon fails to understand 2013 joke tweet about debunked “Friends of Hamas” conspiracy theory Glenn Beck unleashes attack on diverse casting of Frozen the Musical: "I can't take the amount of diversity"Media Matters for America
The World Cup champions' impact could go beyond boosting soccer participation and selling merchandise to helping shape larger cultural and social issues.www.washingtonpost.com
The lasting impact of the World Cup champions could go beyond boosting soccer participation and selling merchandise to helping shape larger cultural and social issues.www.washingtonpost.com
JESSE WATTERS: I did notice during the, I guess, anthem, she didn't have her hand here, and we know that she kneels sometimes during the anthem. She said she's not going to go to the f-ing White House, which to me, was like, "Wow." And that's her prerogative, but I do think it's damaging U.S. Women's Soccer. MARTHA MACCALLUM (HOST): Why? WATTERS: I think people won't watch if they see the team that's representing our country be unpatriotic, and I've spoken to people who over the weekend weren't...Media Matters for America
Team honors Mallory Pugh, Rose Lavelle after 2-1 loss to Dash at SoccerPlex.www.washingtonpost.com