What the article should be is your response to that flag. Good thing? Bad thing? No longer a thing? What does it mean to you? What shame should be attached to it? What glory should be attached to it? In the scope of issues at hand, where does it fit in? Where does it not belong? Is it a meaningless regional identifier or is it a pointed message?
You be the judge.
[Tell us what you think and why in comments. Neo]