My neighbor recently started flying the “thin blue line” flag. This flag is now front and center in my world every day because it’s directly across the street. I want to ask my neighbor if he knows people associate this flag with white supremacy, that it’s often flown alongside the confederate flag, or that it’s seen as an opposing response to Black Lives Matter.

An alternate version of the American flag suggests an alternate version of America. But the colors have been completely de-saturated, which to me symbolizes oppression. …

Jamie Perkins

Dreamer and schemer, designer turned developer. Lover of music and fine ales.

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