Philadelphia Cancels Cinco de Mayo Parade Over Deportation Fears

All six organizers of the Cinco de Mayo parade in Philadelphia voted to cancel the parade this year over deportation concerns.  Hopefully, many other cities will follow their lead.  That will leave just the anti-Trump protests with Mexican flags waving in the wind as American flags are burned.

When I mention this to my liberal friends, they bring up the St Patrick Day parades in Boston and New York.  I then take them to my computer and show them images of Cinco de Mayo parades and St Patrick Day parades, both today and in the past.  To my amazement, they could not notice something that sticks out like a sore thumb.

Cinco de Mayo parades are almost always just Mexican flags only but the St Patrick’s Day parades are swamped with American flags.…



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