Who we are

The Citizens Flag Alliance is a broad-based, nonpartisan, nonprofit, national organization, which was formed to persuade Congress to pass a constitutional amendment that would return to the American people the right to protect their flag.

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Latest news

January 26, 2017
FedEx Driver Breaks Up Flag Burning Protest in Iowa

January 23, 2017
Oregon Veteran’s Response to Portland Flag Burning

May 2, 2016
Rick Monday Honored for Rescuing the American Flag at Dodger Stadium

May 11, 2015
Arizona Man Issues American Flag Challenge

 

Let the people decide

The Let the People Decide booklet is a brief collection of information, observations and techniques for use in promoting the flag amendment. A more extensive review of the several topics covered within the booklet can be found elsewhere on the website of the Citizens Flag Alliance.

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Frequently Asked Questions

What will the punishment be if the amendment is passed?

This amendment does not punish flag burners nor does it infringe on anyone's rights. It says: "The Congress shall have power to prohibit the physical desecration of the flag of the United States." It is an enabling amendment. It returns to the people and to Congress the power to pass flag protection laws if they want to. On the other hand, in most states prior to 1989, flag desecration was a third or fourth class misdemeanor carrying a small fine. The federal government provided for a fine up to $1000 and up to one year in prison.

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