I thought this was the best thought out reasoning to why it is not disrespectful when NFL players take a knee during the national anthem.
Before today, I haven’t even heard of his name and I pride myself (despite being Canadian) being quite familiar with American politics. From that one answer, whether it comes from the heart or is meant to appeal to his base, has earned me his admiration.
Visit his site for more information. It is nicely laid out that outlines where he stands on all the issues.