Is The Gadsden Flag Racist? That's Up To The Government
The Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is investigating whether displaying the Gadsden flag at work could be racial harassment.By Matt Picht | August 5, 2016
What makes a symbol racist? That's a question the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is currently mulling over. And at the heart of the question is the iconic Gadsden flag.
Originally a military symbol during the Revolutionary War, the Gadsden flag is better known these days as a symbol of resistance to big government. It's been adopted by a number of right-wing movements.