The decision to nix Pledge of Allegiance spurs ‘USA!’ chant at Minnesota city council meeting.
Council Member Tim Brausen: “We concluded that in order to create a more welcoming environment to a diverse community we’re going to forgo saying the Pledge of Allegiance before every meeting.”
Protesters came out in force in St. Louis Park, Minnesota upset over the city council’s decision to stop reciting the Pledge of Allegiance at the beginning of their meetings.
A city in Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) district recently voted to ban the Pledge of Allegiance at the start of city council meetings in order to be more welcoming to an increasingly “diverse community.” In response, citizens have mounted a forceful protest.
According to Fox News, as the city council held a meeting this week on whether or not to reconsider the ban, over 100 protesters were seen waving American flags while chanting “USA!”
“Protesters were out in force in a Minnesota city this week, upset over the city council’s decision to stop reciting the Pledge of Allegiance at the start of their meetings,” reports the outlet. “The council’s meeting to reconsider the controversial change was held on Monday, as nearly 100 citizens waved American flags and chanted ‘USA!’ in a bid to convince the council to reverse course before the change goes into effect next week.”
As The Daily Wire’s Ryan Saavedra reported last week, the St. Louis Park, Minnesota City Council voted unanimously (5-0) mid-June to stop saying the Pledge of Allegiance at the beginning of sessions to make it a more “welcoming environment” for non-citizens who do business with the city. More
Let’s call it what it really is: “CENSORSHIP.” Sugar-coating it by claiming it “creates more diversity” is a sleight-of-hand trick to get the feeble-minded to submit to their tactics.
Immigrants that come here, legally or illegally, are supposed to assimilate to our culture, not the other way around. If someone comes here because their country is a disaster, maybe they should be thankful we allowed them that great opportunity.
I don’t know what’s more disturbing, the immigrants taking over the city, or the existing elected “American Citizens” giving into them?Don't forget to Like Freedom Outpost on Facebook, Google Plus, & Twitter. You can also get Freedom Outpost delivered to your Amazon Kindle device here.