City officials harass ‘real Indian’ running against Elizabeth Warren, over cheeky political sign

City officials harass ‘real Indian’ running against Elizabeth Warren, over cheeky political sign
Notice the high cheek bones.

[Ed. – Doesn’t sound like the city officials have a leg to stand on.  They’re giving Mr. Ayyadurai some great free publicity though.]

A self-described “Real Indian,” Shiva Ayyadurai is challenging Warren’s ethnic credentials – and her Senate seat – in the race for the midterms.

Ayyadurai, who was born in Bombay, India, is reminding voters about the Warren controversy by posting a slogan on the side of his campaign bus that reads, “Only a REAL INDIAN Can Defeat the Fake Indian.” The bus is parked in front of an office building owned by Ayyadurai, only a mile from Warren’s home. When officials demanded he take down the signs, he sued, charging they were violating his constitutional free speech rights. …

The city building inspector has threatened $300 in daily fines should Ayyadurai refuse to remove the signs. The candidate, however, said the threat is moot because a bus is not a building.

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