The best part of the Trump era is that racists are coming right out and demonstrating their bigotry. Frankly all these racist, dishonorable, un-American, anti-Patriots should be banned from all involvement with honorable Americans.
What at first seemed to be a short audio malfunction at Monday’s Memorial Day ceremony in Hudson’s Markillie Cemetery turned out to be anything but.
Hat Tip to PZ: Racism comes in many forms
UPDATE June 10th – Both of the bigots have resigned:
American Legion leaders in Ohio also suspended the post’s charter and are taking steps to close it.
That implies that the whole local AL post has a racial bigotry problem. That would not be a surprise to me. Throughout my 60+ year life it’s always seemed that VFW & AL posts, Sons of Italy and other oddly specific ethically named social clubs have mostly been places for old white bigots to hang out and tell racist jokes.
The draft text of the speech is available to read (the story of the former slaves is great).