Megan Graham

Over the years, my feeling about Old Glory evolve

It’s the fifth of July, and it’s early. I’m alone on a dirt road in the mountains, climbing.

The American flag dominates my thoughts, three archetypes rising from somewhere deep.

The angry flag

In 2003, I marched down Massachusetts Avenue in Boston, one among 50,000 protesting the invasion of...

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