Donald Trump: Americans Burning US Flag Should Go to Jail, Lose Citizenship

Donald Trump hugs the American flag at a Florida campaign rally in October 2016.

President-elect Donald Trump has released a statement calling for stiff penalties for those who burn the American flag. Trump’s proposal states the act of burning an American flag should be a crime — presumably a nationwide Federal crime — hand-in-hand with with harsh punishments for those who would violate the imagined new law prohibiting burning an […]