[ Breaking Update: Editor’s Note: Good riddance to the chapter, that knew what was going on and let it happen, and the A-hole whose idea it was. I wonder who legally owns the post now?
“The American Legion Department of Ohio does not hold space for members, veterans, or families of veterans who believe that censoring black history is acceptable behavior. We discovered that the censoring that occurred at the Memorial Day Ceremony in Hudson, Ohio, sponsored by Hudson American Legion Post 464, was pre-meditated and planned by Jim Garrison and Cindy Suchan.”
I would suggest an IQ test for all of the Post members for inviting an officer to speak and thinking he would put up with that sh_t, and risk being “involved”.]
The American Legion Department of Ohio has suspended the charter of a post in the city of Hudson after a Memorial Day incident in which the keynote speaker’s microphone was turned off during part of his speech that touched on Black people’s historic role in creating the national holiday, the state organization said in a news release.
Ohio American Legion Investigated-investigating tied to Racist Memorial Day Incident
CNN)The American Legion of Ohio said Thursday it is investigating a Memorial Day incident in which a keynote speaker’s microphone was turned off during part of his speech that touched on Black people’s historical role in creating the national holiday.