The North Star Flag
A PROPOSAL FOR A NEW MINNESOTA STATE FLAG
HOW TO HELP
Welcome to the North Star Movement!
To help bring about a new Minnesota State Flag ...
BECOME A VOCAL ADVOCATE
Help spread the word to your friends, family, and others. When you tell people about good flag design, they often realize that a new flag would be beneficial, and care about it more than they thought they did.
SUPPORT US ON SOCIAL MEDIA
Every like, retweet, share, and comment brings us closer to our goal Ė a new state flag! Follow the North Star Movement on Twitter, and tell your friends about the North Star Flag on Facebook, Instagram, and elsewhere – using the hashtag #NorthStarFlag
BUY A NORTH STAR FLAG
Fly it from your home, cabin, business, watercraft, or elsewhere Ė or buy apparel or other merch featuring the design. And remember to send us a photo for our website, and share it on social media (#NorthStarFlag)! Vendors of flags, apparel, and other products are here, and our email addresses are here.
CONTACT YOUR STATE LEGISLATORS
Tell them why you think Minnesota needs a new flag (which requires a new law). Donít know what to say? Itís simple:Hello, my name is ____ and Iím from____ Minnesota. Iím contacting you today to ask you to support efforts to replace the Minnesota State Flag with a more effective design, such as the North Star Flag. I also hope you will co-sponsor the current legislation to study the matter (HF 8 or HF 73; SF pending). I believe this is important because ____. You can learn more at: http://mnflag.tripod.com or http://newmnflag.org. Can I count on your support?
FOLLOW UP WITH LAWMAKERS
Check back with them during the legislative session, and each new session til the task is complete. Be sure to thank them for their support.
Talk with your friends, family, coworkers, or anyone about the Minnesota flag, and why it's important that they get involved too.