By Leonard Lauriault
Religion columnist 

Rallying around the flag


June 9, 2021

Next Monday is National Flag Day, which commemorates acceptance of the American flag’s design on that date in 1777. Although celebrated for decades, Flag Day wasn’t a holiday until 1916, and it didn’t become a national holiday until 1949.


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