Ellison: Anti-Sharia Marchers ‘are the Folks Who are Imposing Their Religion on America’
WASHINGTON – House Democrats slammed this weekend’s “March Against Sharia” protests in 23 cities across the country and urged the White House to denounce the events.
“We need to stand up together against the protests. We reject these marches for hate,” said Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-Ill.) during a press conference Thursday outside of the Capitol focused on denouncing today’s protests organized by ACT for America.
“We will not allow these hateful, divisive groups like those organizing this weekend to intimidate our Muslim brothers and sisters – to intimidate us from standing tall for justice,” Schakowsky added.
Rep. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) said …