1997-06-13 - Re: Flag Burning…

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From: Bill Frantz <frantz@netcom.com>
To: “RS” <cypherpunks@toad.com>
Message Hash: 88c0c2d816c98c21a0b26358c8fc11094264517708549532cf3032c277698a7b
Message ID: <v03007870afc6975ea950@[]>
Reply To: <199706130521.BAA13934@ren.globecomm.net>
UTC Datetime: 1997-06-13 06:35:04 UTC
Raw Date: Fri, 13 Jun 1997 14:35:04 +0800

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From: Bill Frantz <frantz@netcom.com>
Date: Fri, 13 Jun 1997 14:35:04 +0800
To: "RS" <cypherpunks@toad.com>
Subject: Re: Flag Burning...
In-Reply-To: <199706130521.BAA13934@ren.globecomm.net>
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At 10:20 PM -0700 6/12/97, RS wrote:
>When it comes down to flag burning, It really bothers me that we allow our
>symbol of freedom to be burned.  It's more than a flag and a right.  It's a
>symbol of the freedom we have.  To allow someone to publicly burn a flag is
>essentially displaying our freedom being burned.

When I was in Boy Scouts, they taught us that the only proper way to
dispose of a flag which was worn beyond use was to burn it.

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