This is Arlington Town Manager Adam Chapdelaine.
He’s a raging SJW who constantly panders to the terrorist organization known as black lives matter. In early June he ordered the black lives matter flag, which is political in nature, to hang from Arlington Town Hall and virtue signaled about it at a press conference.
“This is not a celebration, but an acknowledgment of the importance of #BlackLivesMatter … and there is more work to do.” #ArlingtonMA Town Manager, @AdamWChap and Town / State officials, and community members today on Town Hall steps. pic.twitter.com/LLzaGNTTuJ
— Town of Arlington, MA (@arlingtonmagov) June 8, 2020
I’m sure he felt quite proud of himself. He fixed racism!! Yay!
But despite being a good labor supporting liberal, he wants to make it clear that the one union he’s not a fan of is police.
Yes. Statements are important, but we need a broad coalition focusing on systemic change. Change that will only be enabled by a shift in state & federal policy. We can’t allow civil service & unions to hold all the cards. Individual reformers aren’t enough. We need broad action. https://t.co/6tskBPcO33
— Adam Chapdelaine (@AdamWChap) May 30, 2020
This sentiment was in regard to police unions. I’m proud of the positive relationship that Arlington has with its unions & I firmly support the right of employees to organize. However, I do believe that the employment protections that are afforded reduce police accountability.
— Adam Chapdelaine (@AdamWChap) June 4, 2020
Funny, he has no such worries about teacher’s unions protections that reduce accountability if black kids aren’t receiving an adequate education.
Well, he’s apparently been watching the news out of Hingham and Danvers where gutless town officials forced the fire departments to take down thin blue line flags, because he wanted to take it one step further.
This mother fucker is making the COPS take down a thin blue line flag that came custom ordered on the vehicle, presumably because the police showing support for other police killed in the line of duty is somehow offensive to people who hate the police. This despite the fact that the APD has bent over backwards to protect BLM shit from getting vandalized, and is actively hanging a BLM flag from Town Hall.
This is unacceptable. We will do everything in our power to identify those responsible and hold them accountable. https://t.co/A9owSOFVMN
— Chief Juliann Flaherty (@ChiefFlaherty) August 11, 2020
Arlington is a town where just 17% of the people voted for Donald Trump in 2016. And because the President supports law enforcement and doesn’t bow to BLM, this will likely be a popular move amongst the people who live there and hate the people who keep them safe in their overwhelmingly white, wealthy community. What a disgrace. If you’d like to write Adam Chapdelaine a respectfully worded email urging him to reconsider this insanely hypocritical and partisan decision, you can reach him at [email protected].
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