U. of Missouri students burn ISIS flag

U. of Missouri students burn ISIS flag

Students at the University of Missouri in Columbia burned a homemade Islamic State flag Thursday, after getting permission, of course.

The school’s chapter of The Young Americans for Liberty burned the flag in front of the school’s iconic Columns outside Jesse Hall Thursday afternoon.

According to the Columbia Missourian, nearly 200 people showed up to watch the group of 25 burn the flag.

“While they preach death to America, it is not here on the shores of our great nation that their actions have been most drastically felt, but instead in the war-torn regions of Iraq and Syria,” Ian Paris, president of YAL, said in a speech before the burning.

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