Do You pledge to be open minded about My views?

If we accept that at the time this was thought out no one was considering a person of Color as an equal, we could then find in some way the possibility to respect and understand why the stance on taking a knee....plain and simple it stems from society wanting a man to uphold a practice that was not and is still really not inclusive of himself or his culture.

Should Parenting be divided by Gender?

When you put more responsibility on one over the other it causes tension and stress. When your children see divide they begin to lose respect for their parent's authority and as time passes brings more discipline problems as they mature. The idea of one parent, the father's word being the last word is old thinking.