Flag dispute erupts in Crivitz

Flag dispute erupts in Crivitz

There are 3 comments on the Kewaunee Enterprise story from Jul 10, 2009, titled Flag dispute erupts in Crivitz. In it, Kewaunee Enterprise reports that:

A U.S. flag flown upside down as a protest in this Northeastern Wisconsin village was seized by police before a Fourth of July parade and the businessman who flew it - an Iraq war veteran - claims the officers trespassed and stole his property.

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Jacksonville, FL

#2 Jul 10, 2009
It's definately a form of censorship!
Dan from Crivitz

De Forest, WI

#4 Jul 11, 2009
Talk about village idiots! I don't know Vito personally, but I support his right to fly the flag upsidedown. The stupid people in this town are more concerned about the symbol of our alleged freedoms than the freedom it allegedly represents. If they want something to get upset about maybe they should find out why our military wears their flag backwards on their arm. Now that's something they should be pissed about!
Jerry Jochman

Green Bay, WI

#5 Jul 13, 2009
Dan, OBVIOUSLY you were never in the military. The reason the flag is reversed on Army uniforms is because when you are advancing forward the stripes will back, like when a flag is actually flying. This is a disgrace, even more so that the guy is a Iraqi veteran. If he wanted to fly a flag upside down do it to the Wisconsin fly NOT the US Flag, too many people have died for idiots like this guy to try to make a point.
"Freedom is NOT free and if you don't love this country please leave!"
Jerry Jochman
USN (Ret)

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