Today’s question: Why does the flag have 50 stars?

WASHINGTON – 1898 was a big year for the imperial ambitions of the United States. That summer, the U.S. annexed the Hawaiian Islands, and before year’s end, the country had seized control of Puerto Rico when the Treaty of Paris ended the Spanish-American War.

Read more: https://www.spokesman.com/stories/2021/apr/04/we-the-people-why-stop-at-50-puerto-rico-dc-could-/

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *