Commentary: Stars and Stripes forever a symbol of freedom

It was a June day in Philadelphia, perhaps very much like today, that the delegates to the Second Continental Congress voted on a simple motion that created the most recognizable, enduring and powerful symbol of freedom and democracy that the world has ever known. The motion read as follows: “Resolved, That the flag of the […]

COMMENTARY: ‘New constellation’ represents promise, commitment

It was a June day in Philadelphia, perhaps very much like today, that the delegates to the Second Continental Congress voted on a simple motion that created the most recognizable, enduring and powerful symbol of freedom and democracy that the world has ever known. The motion read as follows: “Resolved, That the flag of the […]