Tag: Old Glory

A large American flag is unfurled on the field at Yankee Stadium, Monday, April 6, 2015 in New York.

NBC Sports Blogger Implies US Flag is a Political Symbol

NBC’s lead baseball writer Craig Calcaterra recently caused controversy over his sudden proclamation that use of the American flag in sports is somehow “turning sports political,” despite the fact that Old Glory has filled a central role in American sports for well over 100 years.

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Black Students Call for Abolishment of UC Irvine Police Department

The Black Student Union at UC Irvine is calling for the complete “dismantling” of the schools police department and any additional “paramilitary force presence” with a campus presence within three to six months. Although the BSU reportedly was not referring to a specific

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Leftist UC Irvine Professors, Students Rally Behind American Flag Ban

Students and faculty members at UC Irvine defended the six student council members who voted to ban the American flag from a building on campus, creating an online petition stating their express support of the underlying reasons behind the short-lived ban.

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UCI Paper: U.S. Flag Tied to ‘Histories of Exclusion and Violence’

The official newspaper of the University of California Irvine (UCI), New University, has confirmed reporting by Breitbart News last weekend that a vote by the Associated Students (ASUCI) to remove the American flag from the lobby of their building was to avoid