Singer Stevie Wonder joined the #takeaknee protest before performing at the 2017 Global Citizen festival at Central Park in New York on Saturday. He was helped by his son, Kwame Morris. Wonder was showing his solidarity with sports stars who were criticised by US president Donald Trump for kneeling on the field during the national anthem. Trump said on Friday that NFL players who have knelt, sat or raised fists to protest against police brutality on black people were ‘sons of bitches’ and should be made to stand for the Star Spangled Banner or be fired.

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Stevie Wonder joins #takeaknee protest against Trump’s attack on NFL players

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