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Star Spangled Chains

The NAACP calls for the removal of the 'Star-Spangled Banner' as the national anthem.

The Facebook community shows its patriotism with great disrespect as members comment, "move to another country, if you don't like it." To my surprise, I noticed more Latin immigrants posting these type of messages more than anyone else.

The third verse of the 'star-spangled banner', which many are unfamiliar with includes;

"No refuge could save the hireling and slave
From the terror of flight or the gloom of the grave,"

Slave to Soldiers

In it, the "hireling and slave" refers to