The local sheriff said that it was unclear whether 26-year-old Kyndal McVey stole the flag out of political convictions or because of a dare.
“It’s a deliberate provocation, that’s for sure. Is it a sign that the next thing is mass arrests? Not necessarily.”
The Austrian Parliament officially adopted a resolution May 30 calling to ban commemorations of the Nazi-era Croatian Ustase regime and the WWII event known as the Bleiburg Repatriations on Austrian soil.
Has Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro crossed the line to Naziism?
I saw him trying to unravel the flag, and even though I’m not very religious, it kind of hurt seeing that. He said, “Fuck you Bernie, you stupid Jew.”
Moshe Peter Loth, who identifies himself as a Holocaust survivor, was born into a Christian German family and was likely never in a Nazi camp.
The image was of Joachim Peiper, who killed American prisoners of war during World War II. The photo was colorized by an apparent fan of Hitler.
Faith and community leaders were informed of the incident and were asked for their help to address it.
“It was disturbing, shocking and troubling, and I am waiting to hear more about how it all unfolded,” said a local rabbi.
A former leader of the American Nazi Party, Arthur Jones got a quarter of the vote last time he ran for this Congressional seat in Illinois.