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Is it disrespectful to wear the American flag as a hijab?

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Under these guidelines the flag hijab would be considered disrespectful. The difference between this and wearing clothing like a bikini with a U.S. Flag design is exactly that. The bikini itself is not an actual flag and therefore not subject to flag code. read more

“So I asked the makeup lady if I could just wear [the flag scarf].” Wearing an American flag isn’t a revolutionary act for everyone. For people who fit the dominant narrative of what a patriotic American citizen should be—a white Army veteran, say, or a presidential candidate—it just reinforces the norm. read more

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