Black Flag

Black Flag or black flag may refer to:

in anarchism:

  • Black Flag (newspaper), a publication in Britain
  • Czarny Sztandar, an organisation in Russia
  • An element of anarchist symbolism

in other uses:

  • Black Flag, Western Australia
  • Black Flag (insecticide), a brand of pesticide
  • Black Flag (band), a music group
  • Black Flag Army, a militia in Vietnam
  • False flag, a type of warfare
  • Pan-African flag, a trans-national unity symbol
  • Ferraria crispa, a plant
  • A type of racing flag
  • A signal to parley
  • One of various flags that are primarily black: list of black flags


Other articles related to "black flag, black flags":

Louis Brière De L'Isle - Tonkin
... Brigade fixed them frontally, forcing Liu Yongfu to withdraw the Black Flag Army from the town before his men were cut off ... at Hung Hoa enabled the French to occupy the most heavily fortified Black Flag stronghold in Tonkin without losing a man ... After defeating Liu Yongfu's Black Flag Army at the Battle of Hoa Moc (2 March 1885), Brière de l'Isle entered the beleaguered French post in triumph on 3 March ...
Sơn Tây Campaign - The Battle For Son Tay
... the fiercest engagement the French had yet fought against the Black Flags ... The Black Flags fought ferociously to defend the city ... advanced from the east on the Phu Sa positions, beating off a Black Flag sortie against their right flank ...
Capture Of Nam Định (1883) - The Decision To Attack Nam Dinh
... Yongfu was preparing to attack the French in Hanoi with 5,000 men of the Black Flag Army ... the Chinese garrison of Bac Ninh also fought covertly on the Vietnamese side, led by the Black Flag officer Vinh Thong Chat ... were not at war, the Chinese troops wore Black Flag uniforms to disguise their participation in the battle ...
List Of Black Flag Band Members
... Black Flag is an American hardcore punk band formed in 1976 in Hermosa Beach, California by Greg Ginn, the band's guitarist, primary songwriter, and sole ... During Black Flag's ten-year existence, the band went through sixteen distinct lineups involving seventeen different musicians ... After breaking up in 1986 and briefly reuniting in 2003, Black Flag announced another reunion in January 2013 ...

Famous quotes containing the words flag and/or black:

    Up rose old Barbara Frietchie then,
    Bowed with her fourscore years and ten;

    Bravest of all in Frederick town,
    She took up the flag the men hauled down;
    John Greenleaf Whittier (1807–1892)

    I’m a prodigal son. The black sheep of a white flock. I shall die on the gallows.
    William A. Drake (1900–1965)