Antifa members burned an American flag and chanted “death to America” while protesting an event hosted by Billy Graham’s foundation in Bellevue, Washington.
Antifa also chanted “Death to America.”
Antifa also led chants promoting the killing of cops. “Kill a cop, save a life.”
One of the Antifa also stated that black people should lynch white people. “I can’t wait until black people lynch white people!” said one of the Antifa members.
Belleville police arrested an individual after they tried to attack a police officer. The police state that the incident happened away from the protest. The incident occured outside of the hotel where the appreciation dinner was taking place.
The dinner, which was held in honor of local police departments within the Seattle area, was hosted by the Billy Graham Evangelical Foundation. The foundation invited many local police departments to attend the dinner.
“This is not a taxpayer-funded event,” said a spokesperson for the foundation. “This dinner and event are a gift from the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and from Christians all across this country who want these men and women to know they are appreciated.”