What Does It Mean That ‘Man of Steel’ Has Superman Pledging His Allegiance to the U.S. Flag Again?
Warning: there are mild spoilers ahead for Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel. Haven’t seen the movie ... It should be pointed out that the revision of the “American way” phrase in Superman Returns really had little to do with political correctness or ...
Five myths about the American flag
Betsy Ross made the first American flag. The Betsy Ross story is the most ... President Ronald Reagan marking 1986 as the “Year of the Flag” — have echoed that reasoning. But the colors do not have, nor have they ever had, any official imprimatur.
Why the U.S. Flag is Red, White and Blue
“Our heritage does come from Great Britain, and that was some of the thought process that went about in coming up with our flag,” Buss says of the American flag’s red, white and blue. “They come from the three colors that the Founding Fathers had ...
What does the flag mean to you?
The hopes and dreams of those of who have come to America are sewn into the American flag." -Woodrow Wilson. As a young teenager, I remember my years in scouting and the numerous small town parades I marched in. I was often part of the color guard and was ...
The American Flag and Its Followers
In general, the flag doesn’t represent everything. It differentiates! What then is the purpose for which ordinary Americans fly the American flag in America ... be marginalized or snuffed out before we do? On economic inequality and how it might ...