Making a Message
Americans (mostly) love the US flag. Progressives love the US flag, often more than right, although you wouldn’t know it if you listened to the press.
Walking around my city you’ll see uncountable numbers of US flags, carefully tended to, not allowed to touch the ground or fray. And often you’ll see them accompanied by other messages which reinforce American ideals of liberty and justice for all.
Sometimes the image of the flag is incorporated with messages:
But often the flag is flown as a complement for another message to show how they’re really two sides of the same coin.