Claim: President Obama issued an executive order to replace the U.S. flag with one of a more "progressive and diverse" design.
Example: [Collected via e-mail, January 2014]
Origins: On 12 November 2012, just after President Barack Obama won re-election for a second term as President, the Daily Currant published an article positing that the chief executive had held a press conference to announce his issuance of a executive order to replace the U.S. flag with one of a new design (as shown above)
At a press conference in Washington, D.C. the recently reelected
The brand new American flag features a green and red color scheme, meant to symbolize Islam and Socialism, respectively. The red portion sports a Soviet hammer and sickle and six French fleur-de-lys, representing the six "important states" of California, New York, Illinois, Massachusetts, Vermont, and Hawaii.
The green section features the phrase "People's Republic of America'" written in Arabic. Just above the script is a marijuana leaf celebrating America's drug culture.
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