WA: County removes ‘offensive’ U.S. flag memorial. Incensed residents put it right back up

WA: County removes ‘offensive’ U.S. flag memorial. Incensed residents put it right back up
The watchmen wait for morning.

[Ed. – Even in the blue states, the urgency of defending America is increasing.]

Officials in King County, Washington, removed a memorial featuring the stars and stripes because one resident called it “offensive.” But citizens incensed over the removal flocked to the site and immediately put the display back up.

King County road crews recently removed a flag-festooned, roadside memorial erected to celebrate America’s military veterans. The display had been sitting in the same spot near Preston, Washington, for several years, residents say. But county officials say the memorial was removed after several years there because someone complained, Fox 57 reported. …

None of this mattered to local residents, who were incensed that the county removed the long-standing memorial.

“People were really, really upset about this,” one local resident told Fox 57.

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