Most of us will fly the US flag, or at least respect it, this Fourth. Yet, in a reasoned piece, Rick Montes makes the case that we should be flying our State flag instead:
So this Fourth of July why not fly your State flag? It will show to the world that you are still a Sovereign and free people who choose to remain part of a union of States. How did John Adams say to celebrate: “…It ought to be commemorated as a day of deliverance by solemn acts of devotion to God Almighty. It ought to be solemnized with pomp and parade, with shows, games, sports, guns, bell, bonfires, and illuminations from one end of this continent to the other…”
To understand the history behind the Fourth of July and his reasoning, read his article.