• A Timeline Of Black American Flags Throughout History

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    JASON CONNOLLY/AFP By Bry'onna Mention · Updated August 11, 2022 At its best, flags can be powerful symbols. Flags can represent pride, hope, resilience, history, and the future. At the worst, they are symbols of hate and can incite fear and trigger trauma. Regardless of the use, like language and culture, flags are a vital aspect to any group of people's identity. Given the history of Black people in United States-ascending from chattel slavery to free American citizens-the journey to establishing an identity for ourselves has been laborious. As the Black identity is constantly changing...
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