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Mayor condemns hate flyer | City Briefs

 

Last updated 7/2/2020 at 9:48am



A hate flyer distributed in part of downtown Edmonds Monday, June 22, drew a quick response from Mayor Mike Nelson.

“This deceptive flyer copied the Black Lives Matter logo above a list of made-up inflammatory statements designed to incite fear, hatred, and violence,” he said in a statement.

“This fake flyer is no match to the very real movement sweeping our nation calling for an end to injustices of Black people – injustices that have long been perpetuated by all segments of our society since the founding of our country. …

“We all have much work to do to address systemic racis...



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