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Mon Aug 3, 2020, 11:50 PM

Opponents of statewide mask mandate rally at Minnesota Capitol

A week after Minnesota’s face mask mandate took effect, opponents gathered on the grounds of the State Capitol on Aug. 1 to criticize Gov. Tim Walz’s executive order.

A few hundred people turned out for the rally, with some carrying signs, others American flags, and a few with firearms visible. In announcing the rally, organizers said they’re not opposed to people wearing masks — just any statewide rule or law requiring it.

One sign at the rally called the coronavirus pandemic a “fake crisis.” Another called the wearing of masks “dehumanizing.”

Ben Carrick, who said he’s from southern Minnesota, was among the crowd on the Capitol grounds.

Read more: https://www.southernminn.com/faribault_daily_news/news/state/article_d319d2e7-8efa-5b95-9759-4d294c2a95a0.html

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Mon Aug 3, 2020, 11:54 PM

1. Woe!

Begone!

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Mon Aug 3, 2020, 11:55 PM

2. Dehumanizing?

Howz about lying on your stomach in ICU with a plastic tube in your rectum?

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Tue Aug 4, 2020, 12:00 AM

3. In other words, an anti-socialist rally!

A small sliver of what people really think.

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Tue Aug 4, 2020, 03:51 AM

4. Missing from the scene: federal goons in camo

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Response to TexasTowelie (Original post)

Tue Aug 4, 2020, 09:26 PM

5. Knock yourself out, Dumbasses

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