While but a mere piece of cloth, flags hold in them the hopes and dreams of an entire nation. Symbolic of everything their country stands for, flags are both deeply nostalgic and unflinchingly patriotic, so when your flag is constantly being mistaken for your next door neighbor’s, it makes sense that you might want to change it. It is for this reason that, in 2015, New Zealand attempted to change their flag for the low, low cost of $26,000,000. In this video, me and fellow kiwi Internet Historian set out to uncover what went down, what went wrong, and why we ended up with the result we did.
Needless to say, I don’t support that YouTube channel!
2015–2016 New Zealand flag referendums
Read more at Wikipedia
I know that we can all agree, there is only one way to add or replace a White country’s flag:
As Vermont Folk Troth puts it!