So basically after the Ariana Grande concert got attacked in Manchester I was like "damn Ariana concert cost me an arm and a leg!" and the brits got salty
Join or Die
In 1754 Benjamin Franklin created a political cartoon hinting at a united 13 colonies. Later it became a much wider symbol of the American Revolution (even being used today during antigovernmental protests)!
If we are to have a modern revolution we will need a symbol to reflect the all or nothing nature of insurrection. Something that speaks to everyone while instilling fear in the powers that be!