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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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.
Frequently Asked Questions
The Supreme Court decision left no other option by which the people can pass laws protecting their flag from physical desecration. Congress tried the Flag Protection Act of 1989 and it was ruled unconstitutional. Scholars have looked at all of the other options, and they all fail to pass muster. Simply put, the Constitution does not have the resources within it to allow the people to set aside the flag as a unique symbol deserving of protection. This amendment will put those resources into the Constitution.