On June 21, 1749, British colonists founded the
town of Halifax in Canada. Today, the Halifax Regional Municipality
is the capital of the province of Nova Scotia.
Learn more about the history of Halifax.
On June 21, 1989, the US Supreme Court ruled that
burning the American flag in public to protest government policies
is a right protected by the First Amendment. Read Texas
Learn more about the legal aspects of flag burning from the First Amendment Center.