Federal law protects veterans’ memorials and monuments on federal property. We demand that President Trump and Attorney General Sessions protect and preserve all memorials, monuments, and the gravesites of all veterans who served their country and their fellow citizens in the United States military.
We demand the Wisconsin State Legislature immediately enact similar legislation, including protections for Confederate soldiers who fought for their states; and we demand that Governor Scott Walker and Attorney General Schimmel act on this legislation in the same manner in Wisconsin.
We appeal to all citizens of the state of Wisconsin to demand their city and local officials and elected representatives do the same.
The mobs literally and brazenly erasing our nation’s history right in front of our eyes include some who spat on Vietnam veterans and called them “baby killers” if they survived to return home. The mobs include others who protest any United States military intervention of any sort anywhere.
If allowed to continue their Stalinist cleansing crusade, they will eventually set about defiling cemeteries across the state of Wisconsin.
These people are not fighting slavery. These people are not fighting racism; they are engendering it. These people ...