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Students told not to fly Old Glory over fears of post-election backlash

Todd Starnes, There’s trouble brewing in Lincoln, Nebraska where students at a public school were told they could not fly the American flag – because it might spark some sort of post-election backlash. Several of my astute readers sent me a link to a story in the pages of the Lincoln Journal Star titled, “Safety

Walmart workers refuse to make cop’s retirement cake

Todd Starnes,  Three Walmart workers in McDonough, Georgia refused to decorate a “thin blue line” cake for a police officer’s retirement party because they said it was racist. A number of my Georgia readers alerted me to the story and on Saturday night I spoke directly with the police officer’s daughter. She asked that I

Meet the North Carolina teen who saved the American flag

Todd Starnes,  Alex Dunn is Captain America. The 16-year-old junior at Massey Hill Classical High School in Fayetteville, North Carolina, is a red, white and blue patriot who loves America. And he especially loves the American flag. “I have a father in the military who taught me the way to respect the flag,” Alex told

Ashamed to be an American? Towns crack down on American pride

Todd Starnes,  The Star-Spangled Banner survived the rocket’s red glare and bombs bursting in air – only to face a modern-day threat – silly town ordinances and petty bureaucrats. I’m not sure if it’s an epidemic of anti-American nincompoopery sweeping across the fruited plain or if it’s a general lack of common sense. Maybe it’s

‘All-American City’ confiscates elderly man’s American flags

Todd Starnes, Ken Dabelstein is a proud American. He owns Ken’s Country Produce – a bedding plant business in Westland, Michigan –which has the distinction of being an “All-American City.” Folks around Westland have been getting their marigolds and petunias from Ken for 42 years. Some of the American flags displayed in front of Ken’s

Anti-Trump Protesters Burn American Flag Outside Convention

Infowars, Protesters rallying against GOP presidential hopeful Donald Trump outside of San Francisco burned an American flag in a fit of rage.   Sacramento’s Maile Hampton leading US flag burn at Trump protest. Intense. #CAGOPConvention — Nick Miller (@NickMiller510) April 29, 2016 Stationed at the California GOP convention outside the Hyatt Regency San Francisco