Neo-Nazis disrupt Detroit Pride parade, urinate on Israeli flag

According to the Southern Poverty Law Center, NSM is one of the largest neo-Nazi organizations in the US.

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
June 10, 2019 17:50
Tel Aviv’s 2016 LBGTQ Pride Parade

Revelers at Tel Aviv’s 2016 LBGTQ Pride Parade. (photo credit: GUY YECHIELI)

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analysis from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later

White nationalists carrying weapons and using the Nazi salute interrupted the Detroit Pride parade on Saturday, according to the Hill.

At the parade, a member of the National Socialist Movement was photographed apparently urinating on an Israeli flag, Fox news reported. Members of the same group were photographed tearing apart a Pride flag.

According to the Southern Poverty Law Center, NSM is one of the largest neo-Nazi organizations in the United States.


There were no reported injuries or violence between the group and parade goers.

That day, there was a false report of an active shooter at the Washington DC Pride parade. While many attendees felt panicked, officials did not confirm that any shots were fired.

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

A San Diego County Sheriff’s Deputy secures the scene in Poway, California
June 25, 2019
Boston rabbi suggests congregants bring guns to synagogue for protection

By PENNY SCHWART/ JTA

Cookie Settings