Yesterday, I wrote an article posted at the Examiner detailing plans by the group “2 Million Bikers to DC” to build a “Wall for Maya Angelou” in order to thwart the Westboro Baptist Church (WBC) from disrupting her funeral.
The article attracted quite a bit of attention – and debate – about why the patriot bikers group would rally around Angelou, a known Fidel Castro sympathizer and supporter of cop-killer Mumia Abu-Jamal. Many on the right side of the political spectrum were proud of the group for defending an individual with whom they disagree.
Not surprisingly, many on the left were not happy with the bikers’ plans, as evidenced by the comments on the article.
“No we do not agree with her beliefs,” said 2 Million Bikers to DC founder, Belinda Bee. “[B]ut we agree with her freedom to have & voice those beliefs. That is what freedom is about!”
Read more at libertyunyielding.com
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