April Flags: When April Fools Meets Vexillology

April Fools is controversial at the best of times. While some enjoy the jokes and pranks, others have a much lower tolerance to tomfoolery. If you’ll pardon a personal perspective, while I don’t appreciate April Fools myself, there is one aspect to it that I look forward to: hoax vexillology articles. Throughout the years we’ve […]

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A Vexi-View Of The New French Regions – Part 2

For the past two years, France has had been dealing with setting up a new system of regions, combining smaller units to former new, greater ones. This decision has been the cause of many controversies. Among the many issues these regions face is the choice of new symbols to represent themselves with. In our last […]

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The Czechoslovak Flag – How did it begin?

On the 11th of November, Europe will be honouring the 100th anniversary of the end of WWI. But this is not the only important WWI centenary this year. In fact, several countries have already celebrated their own 100th anniversary, having declared independence before the the armistice was signed on the 11th hour of the 11th […]

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