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US Denies Embassy Requests to Fly Gay Pride Flags

US Denies Embassy Requests to Fly Gay Pride Flags
By BarbWire

US Embassies in Brazil, Germany, Israel and Latvia, all made formal requests to fly a gay-rainbow flag in front of the embassies for Gay Pride Month.

Some believed that with President Trump’s recent proclamation that he would work to protect the rights of the LGBT community, that he would allow the gay flags to fly at the embassies.

However, the State Department, via the instructions of the Trump administration, declined the requests.

This was confirmed on Monday when Vice President Mike Pence went public which his statement that the embassy requests were denied.

Fox News – Pence confirms Trump administration denied US embassy requests to fly Pride flag – Vice President Mike Pence on Monday confirmed that the Trump administration denied requests from U.S. embassies around the world to display a rainbow flag to celebrate LGBTQ Pride Month.

“I’m aware that the State Department indicated that on the flag pole of our American embassies that one flag should fly, and that’s the American flag, and I support that,” Pence told NBC News in an interview released Monday.

Pence’s remarks come days after the news outlet first reported that the Trump administration was rejecting requests from U.S. embassies to fly the flag outside — an apparent reversal from the Obama administration.

At least four U.S. embassies — in Israel, Germany, Brazil and Latvia — were reportedly denied permission to fly flags in support of the LGBTQ community…

History shows us that EVERY civilization that embraced and accepted homosexual behavior soon fell either to an enemy or from within.

The two best examples were Sodom and Gomorrah and ancient Rome.

Of course, history also shows us that virtually every country that embraced socialism also fell as socialism doesn’t last for long.

But then, many of today’s liberals have never been taught true history nor are they smart enough to learn from it.

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