REPORT: American flag mural at small town pizza shop vandalized
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An American flag mural in a small town in New York was vandalized after several protesters started calling for a boycott, claiming it is a symbol of hate and oppression.
The town of New Paltz rallied together a few weeks ago to help raise funds and show support for the patriotic painting proposed by La Bella Pizza Bistro owner Maria Lisante to cover a rundown brick wall on the side of her building, which is across the street from an elementary school. Just days before the mural was completed, it was defaced.
The article goes on to state the following:
Lieutenant Robert Lucchesi told Fox News that police are still actively investigating the case after the graffiti allegedly appeared Monday night.
Joey Garcia, a New York state corrections officer and Army National Guard veteran who organized the rally to support the flag, told Fox News he believes the perpetrator is not only disrespecting the flag but the military and country as well.
When society goes off the grid in the near future and people look back and ask what were the warning signs and how could they have been missed, I’ll step forward and say that I didn’t miss them and present this example. https://t.co/T1VmmJHU3E
— The Sons Of Texas Liberty (@SonsofTXLiberty) November 7, 2018
An American Flag mural in Ulster county, that gained national attention back in October, was vandalized earlier this week. https://t.co/vRtVnoPmJB
— The Wolf (@943973THEWOLF) November 7, 2018
The following reports are from earlier in October, when the town was rallying to raise funds to have the mural painted, amid protests.
Money sought for New Paltz flag mural https://t.co/5bQ2PjA41F
— New Paltz Times (@NewPaltzTimes) October 8, 2018
@foxandfriends great celebration with hundreds for our flag in New Paltz NY today. Antifa was there trying to drown us out. Pizza shop owner wants to paint flag mural on wall and locals are protesting it. Help us get the word out!! pic.twitter.com/UsedFqpidT
— ConservativeTeacher (@Annexcat1) October 21, 2018
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