CA Dem rep. outraged when someone desecrates ‘Pride’ flag

CA Dem rep. outraged when someone desecrates ‘Pride’ flag
(Image: Rep. Lowenthal, Facebook via Salon)

[Ed. – Dude.  It’s free speech.  Complaining about it is racist.]

Staffers at the office of Rep. Alan Lowenthal , D-Calif., witnessed anti-gay bigotry firsthand on Wednesday when a man desecrated a rainbow flag outside of Lowenthal’s office.

“Yesterday, an individual barged into my office in Washington and made a disparaging remark about the fact that I fly the Pride Flag outside my office,” Lowenthal explained in a Facebook post. “He then went back out into the hallway outside my office, removed the flag from its holder, threw it to the ground, and stomped on it. He told my staff that the flag was ‘disgusting, immoral, and goes against everything that is right.’”

Lowenthal added, “The Pride Flag is more than just a symbol of pride for the LGBT community — it stands for love, understanding, and unity.”

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