An artist painted on the American flag. The governor of Kansas wants her work destroyed.

July 24, 2018

by Jane Coaston at Vox

A traveling art exhibit featuring an artistic depiction of the American flag has angered conservatives. A lot. They’ve called it “outrageous” and “offensive” to “red-blooded American patriots,” and have even demanded that it be destroyed. A candidate for the US House of Representatives has set up a petition on her campaign website to have the exhibit taken down, saying, “desecrating our flag that many have fought and died for is not acceptable…”

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