The culture of using flags have come to America with Europeans. Native Americans whose distinguishing characteristics were based on art, dress, and symbols, started using flags as their tribal identity. According to NAVA (North American Vexillological Association), there were two defining factors in the proliferation of Native American flags in […]

Albanian flag is a red flag with a two-headed black silhouette eagle on it.  The first adoption of the Albanian flag goes back to the time when the Ottoman Empire was defeated in the country in 1912 and Albania gained independence.  After Albania’s independence from the Ottoman Empire, there have been […]

Jordan flag’s history  Officially, the flag of Jordan was adopted in April 1928. The history of the Jordan flag stretches back to the Arab revolt against the Turkish Ottoman Empire during World War I. In the revolt against the Ottoman Empire in 1914-18, Arab nationalists fought to create a single […]

Buganda was one of the few pre-colonial states in Africa that had its flag. It is now an integral element of the Uganda flag and also the coat of arm granted by Queen Elizabeth.  When Uganda became a colony of the British Empire, the British added a distinct symbol “Crested […]

A flag is the symbol of independence, national sovereignty, honor, and the identity of a country. Let’s take a look at the history of Bolivia and the Bolivian flag.   History of the Bolivian flag   Bolivian flag adopted on October 31, 1851, and approved by the decree on July 14, 1888. […]

This flag consists of three horizontal stripes—blue, white, and blue respectively. And five azure stars in the form of an X. Though it is based on the federation flag of the United Provinces of Central America. But later others changed in terms of elements. The present-day Honduras flag was in […]

Importance of having a flag It is very important to have an official flag for a country, because having an official flag, represent the nationalism, freedom, glory, and real meaning of being an independent country. Every flag shows symbols that indicate a story and meaning behind it, but a flag […]

The Canadian flag display proudly with red and white colors and a maple leaf inside. But has Canada always shown this flag to the whole world with pride and independence? Let us take a look at the history of Canada and the Canadian flag.  Canadian flag The national flag of […]

Unlike other flags that represent a specific entity or organization, the Cascadian flag is of a broad continental bioregion. It is an unofficial flag for the Cascadian region. The Cascadia bioregion roughly encompasses the U.S. states of Idaho, Oregon, and Washington. The Canadian province of British Columbia, and other parts […]

Vinland flag which is a Nordic cross flag or more specifically “the people’s technocratic republic of Vineland”. An American Gothic metal band Type O Negative designed it. The Vinland flag basically was a manifest of a variety of Peter Steele’s interests and political ideals. Such as Paganism, socialism, and nature […]