Fly Flags at Half Staff to 'Mourn' Unborn Lives Lost to Abortion, Alabama Legislature Urges
Christian Headlines - A resolution encouraging Alabama citizens to “mourn” the unborn lives lost due to abortion by flying flags at half staff has passed both chambers of the state legislature.
Alabama’s House and Senate passed the so-called “Day of Tears” resolution on March 9, making the state the first in the nation to see the resolution approved in both chambers. Similar resolutions have passed the Arkansas House and the Mississippi House.
The resolutions are promoted by a national pro-life organization known as the Day of Tears, which encourages pro-lifers to lower their flags to half staff each year on the anniversary of the 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion nationwide.
The Alabama resolution encourages flags to be lowered on Jan. 22, 2021, the anniversary of Roe.
“January 22, 2022, is recognized as the Day of Tears in Alabama, and citizens of Alabama are encouraged to lower their flags to half-staff ....READ MORE
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