U.S. Athletes Will Be Allowed to Wave American flag

After some confusion, the U.S. Olympic Committe has a message for its athletes: Go ahead and wave the flag. Because of security issues in Athens, the war in Iraq and the recent prison abuses there, much of the USOC’s preparations for the games have centered on keeping athletes safe. But… Continue Reading U.S. Athletes Will Be Allowed to Wave American flag

Guidelines for Flag Display During Wartime

It is always permissible and desirable to fly the American flag but displaying it every day is particularly appropriate to show support for our troops when the nation is at war. While it is considered inappropriate to fly the American flag in inclement weather, it is permissible to fly the… Continue Reading Guidelines for Flag Display During Wartime

Banner with Thousands of Messages Gives Support to Troops

Banner with Thousands of Messages Gives Support to Troops Californians are showing their support for National Guard troops and reservists by writing messages on a banner at the State Capitol. The banner is making its way across the country. The goal is to gather 1.2 million signatures to match the… Continue Reading Banner with Thousands of Messages Gives Support to Troops

Flag Repair … Veteran Steals Unfit Flag

I looked up and saw the condition of that flag and said, ‘Oh my God, I can’t believe this flag is even being displayed like this,’” Cundieff said. “The stripes were ripped all the way to the blue banner. It looked worse than flags that have flown over a battlefield.… Continue Reading Flag Repair … Veteran Steals Unfit Flag