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Posted: Saturday, May 31, 2014 10:00 pm

Flags missing on Memorial Day

Santa Fe, where is your patriotism? With 40,000 interments in our veterans cemetery, we should be keenly aware of the sacrifices made by the service people who protect our freedom. Why then, did I see just six American flags flying in our neighborhood of 120 homes on Memorial Day? Curious to gain a larger sample, I drove through three other nearby neighborhoods and it was much the same. The American flag was proudly displayed by a vast majority of the homes in the town where we lived in New Jersey on all patriotic holidays. We now seem to be living in the “City Indifferent.”

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