There are multiple debates over state flags here in New England.
In Maine, the state legislature made a recent push to change their flag.
And here in Massachusetts activists and a group of state lawmakers are arguing to change our own state flag, say that its imagery is offensive.
Both the Maine and Massachusetts flags are state seals on a solid background — and though they're disliked for different reasons, flag experts say they have one big similarity: bad design.
This article was originally published on June 13, 2019.
This segment aired on June 13, 2019.