Nascar team owners threaten to fire protesting drivers



PRESIDENT Donald Trump tweeted yesterday that he was proud of Nascar because no drivers, crew or other team members protested during the US national anthem on Sunday prior to a race at New Hampshire Motorspeedway.
“So proud of Nascar and its supporters and fans. They won’t put up with disrespecting our country or our flag — they said it loud and clear,” Trump tweeted.
Several team owners and executives had said Sunday they wouldn’t want anyone in their organisations to protest. Richard Childress, who was racer Dale Earnhardt’s longtime team owner, said of protesting: “It’ll get you a ride... read more

 
26 September 2017 in Editorial, Views: 67
Source: Morning Star
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