This is outrageous! I’m so tired of the left’s disrespect for our Military. The precious blood that was given for our freedom. This is America. If you have a problem with our flag and showing respect for our heroes that give it all..Get the fuck out!
To fire this hero for him showing respect is disgusting! Shame on you Time Warner. Share this story everywhere. Let Time Warner know how disgusting and disrespectful this is!
When Charlotte veteran Allen Thornwell lowered his employer’s American flag to half-staff on Memorial Day, he says he did not think to ask permission or consider the possibility that he had done anything wrong.
Instead, the 29-year-old former Marine, who served in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, says he was thinking about his country, the meaning of the holiday and his best friend, Geoff, another Marine who killed himself two years ago after returning stateside.
On Tuesday, Thornwell was fired. A manager at the placement service that arranged the vet’s job at Time Warner Cable in Charlotte told him that the company was disturbed by Thornwell’s “passion for the flag and (his) political affiliation.” Read More