After his Denair, Calif., school told him to remove the American flag from his bicycle, Cody Alicea, 13, received an amazing surprise when hundreds of patriotic bikers — many of them veterans — showed up to escort him to school Monday morning:

“In this country we’re supposed to be free,” Cody said last week. “And I should be able to wave my flag wherever I want to.”

Amen.

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