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Thank you for inspiring reflection of this issue. I am conflicted because this is the best country in the world, at least in part because one of our strengths is that we support the rights of our citizens to challenge the status quo. What a conundrum. Totally legit to keep this issue on the front burner of national consciousness, but we need to also acknowledge gratitude to the community of protectors we all benefit from — police, military, firefighters and others. They are heroes as well, and since Colin K is a nationally prominent athlete who has surely been unfairly slammed at various times in his career, please elevate our analysis by giving us a broader inclusive message that inspires all of us. We need it, maybe more than ever.

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