On this, the anniversary of the 1789 proposal of the Bill of Rights and the original 12 amendments to the Constitution, it might be appropriate to share the 14 Ways You May Be Disrespecting The Flag (And Don’t Know It).
This includes stepping on the flag; using it as clothing, drapery or bedding; using the flag for advertising purposes; nothing should ever be attached to it; should not be hung during violent weather; and never carried flat or horizontally.
No matter how we as individuals feel about the way some Americans choose to express themselves, we have an obligation to defend their freedom to do so, or all of ours could be eroded.
Part of what makes this country great (or used to) was our diversity. And that includes opinions and tolerance of others when they’re different from ours.