Civics 101 – IRL2: The Flag and the Pledge

Lesson Duration

Each podcast episode of Civics 101 gives listeners a basic, non-partisan, topical reintroduction to how the U.S. government works. The Civics 101 IRL installments dive into the historic moments related to episode topics.

IRL2: Old Glory and the Pledge of Allegiance – Who created them? Why? How have they changed over the years? Also: four supreme court cases that altered what we can and can’t do or say when it comes to the flag and the pledge. 

Listen to podcast (28:13):

Transcript included.


New Hampshire Public Radio