Lay off the Nazi bullshit

Just leave the dead alone man. I don’t see the need to trample on any soldier’s grave. Let them rest in peace and find something more worthwhile to be outraged about. Signed: a veteran of Desert Shield/Desert Storm.

Regards,

(name withheld)


Response from MRFF Board Member John Compere

On May 13, 2020, at 7:39 PM, John Compere  wrote:

First & foremost, thank you for your military service.
 
Swastikas are symbols of hate & horrific genocide of human beings by the deranged demagogue Hitler & his murderous Nazis because those children, women & men were born of Jewish mothers (like Jesus). They also encourage & serve as rallying signs for the neo-Nazis & White Supremacists in our country whose stated goal is to kill all America Jews. Current national data shows hate crimes against American Jewish people & property have increased. Germany even bans their public display by making it a crime. Swastikas have no place in an American military cemetery with our deceased American military men & women who fought & over 400,000 sacrificed their lives to stop the evil Third Reich whose central ideological feature was anti-Semitism.
 
Brigadier General John Compere, US Army (Retired)
Disabled American Veteran (Vietnam Era)
Board Member, Military Religious Freedom Foundation (over 80% Christians)

Response from MRFF Advisory Board Member Mike Farrell
On May 14, 2020, at 12:53 AM, Mike wrote:


Hi (name withheld),
 
This is not about bothering a dead man or trampling on a grave, don’t be an idiot. It’s about removing a hated, insulting insignia from some gravestones. The swastika should never have been allowed there in the first place. If you’re a fan of the swastika you can fly it at home, but it doesn’t belong in a US Government facility.
 
Mike Farrell
(MRFF Board of Advisors)



 

 

 

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