(Reported By Todd Starnes) First, it was flags now it’s chants! Patriotism is under fire in Western Michigan. The OK Conference, representing 50 schools, has announced a crackdown on fans chanting, “USA” at football games. They are also implementing strict rules on flags and political banners. “Coaches and fans are irate,” said Bill Simonson, the host of a statewide sports radio show.
“People are tired of being told what flag to fly or what political side to lean towards.” The athletic conference’s crackdown comes after fans from a predominantly black school took offense after fans from a predominantly white school displayed a Betsy Ross flag and a “Make America Great Again” banner. READ MORE