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Jesse Williams Calls National Anthem A Marketing “Scam” Following NFL Protests

Jesse Williams Calls National Anthem A Marketing “Scam” Following NFL Protests

Jesse Williams appeared on #MSNBC to discuss President Donald Trump’s controversial comments on national anthem protesters, and he sure didn’t hold back.

During the Live segment with host Thomas Robers, The actor and activists #Jessewilliams claimed that the #NFL’s pregame national anthem is actually a government “scam” that is designed to convince “boys and girls to go fly overseas and kill people.”

Williams is referring to the 2015 Senate report that said around $12 million in contracts were made between the Defense department and sports league teams. CNN also reported millions of dollars were spent staging patriotic tributes at sports games.