Is it time to finally replace ‘The Star-Spangled Banner’ with a more inclusive message?

In an increasingly anti-racist era when problematic iconography — ranging from Aunt Jemima and Uncle Ben to even the "Dukes of Hazzard" General Lee car and country band Lady Antebellum’s name — is being reassessed, revised or retired, America’s national anthem, “The Star-Spangled Banner,” seems to be striking a wrong note.

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