A Moment in History: The Gadsden Flag

by ian

Americans might be familiar with a yellow flag that has a rattlesnake coiled on it along with the phrase “Don’t Tread on Me.” This flag has become the subject of scrutiny by many on the political left, but patriots across the country love this flag for its history in the birth of the nation. So what is this famous flag, and why is it meaningful in the story of America?