What a Man with Strong Principles Looks Like

Even when all eyes are on him.

Change Becomes You
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5 min readMar 20, 2024


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Jonathan Isaac remained standing

In a 2020 basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets, Jonathan Isaac was the only player to stand during the U.S. national anthem.

I won’t get into the reason why the players were kneeling, nor Isaac’s explanation for why he remained…