People want ‘Party in the USA’ to be their new national anthem after this Miley Cyrus performance

It was a turbulent weekend of feuding between the president of the United States and hundreds of NFL players, who took a knee during the pre-game national anthem in protest against police brutality and in defiance to Trump’s prolonged rants against the gesture.

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Celebrities like Stevie Wonder publicly joined the protest but others, like Miley Cyrus, chose a different route. 

At the iHeartRadio Festival in Las Vegas, the pop star re-purposed her 2009 big hit “Party in the U.S.A.”, but gave it a completely different interpretation. 

Before launching herself into a blisteringly good performance of the song, she gave a powerful (and sweary) statement on Trump’s America. All without a single mention of “Donald Trump.” 

Seriously, listen to it, it’ll give you shivers: 

During her performance, words like “dreamers,” “justice,” “hope,” “understanding,” and “love” appeared on the screen behind Miley, who shouted them as they flashed. 

Fans on Twitter absolutely loved it: 

What’s more, they even called “Party in the U.S.A.” their new national anthem: 

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