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In Honor of Veterans…Today…and why not every day?

“To us in America, the reflections of Armistice Day will be filled with solemn pride in the heroism of those who died in the country’s service and with gratitude for the victory, both because of the thing from which it has freed us and because of the opportunity it has given America to show her sympathy with peace and justice in the councils of the nations.” 516 more words

South Carolina: Battle born

South Carolina’s flag is in a league of its own, but not solely for its looks. What earned it the number one spot on my list of state flags… 987 more words

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Maryland: A patchwork of reconciliation

The flag of Maryland is probably the most polarizing of the U.S. state flags. Many (including myself) love the flag. The North American Vexillogical Association ranked it  537 more words

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Always Heartfelt Small Town Memorial Day Services

Flandreau, every year, makes sure the stars and stripes fully line the streets of town as community members, families and longtime friends come together to honor and remember those who’ve served our country, especially those who have paid the ultimate price for our freedom. 100 more words


The Ground Zero flag: a national mystery

September 11, 2001 will forever be a day remembered by the United States and the world. Nearly 3,000 people lost their lives in terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, the Pentagon, and Flight 93.  447 more words

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