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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

Homeowner told to remove “noxious & offensive” pro-police flag

Todd Starnes, Rodney Ivester, of Corinth, Texas, is the kind of guy you’d like as a neighbor. He maintains a tidy lawn, doesn’t make much of a racket and he flies an American flag. About three weeks ago, Rodney decided to post another flag alongside Old Glory – to honor law enforcement. It’s a black

Black DNC protest tells crowd: “White people to the back”

Todd Starnes,  Organizers of the Black DNC Resistance March in Philadelphia were seen Wednesday on video segregating their protest by ordering white people to the back of the line. “I need all white people to move to the back – make space because this is a Black Resistance March,” one of the leaders yelled from

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 pic.twitter.com/vA53UqUYXY — Nick Miller (@NickMiller510) April 29, 2016 Stationed at the California GOP convention outside the Hyatt Regency San Francisco