Considering the disaster that the 1994 Crime Bill was and the horror that this generation of activists grew up in because of it, we should not be so suicidal as to approach this type of legislation in the same way ever again.
Well, it seems that these people didn’t ask actual veterans about their stance. Many have said that they served because it gave Americans the freedom to protest in the exact manner that Kaepernick did.
This hashtag was selected because single-payer healthcare is a goal that is near and dear to Real Progressives. It might be the most important one considering health care costs are causing many issues with the economy in general.