Warren introduces bill revoking Medals of Honor for Wounded Knee Massacre

Warren introduces bill revoking Medals of Honor for Wounded Knee Massacre

Elizabeth Warren introduced a bill Wednesday that would posthumously revoke 20 Medals of Honor awarded to US soldiers who slaughtered hundreds of Native Americans at the Wounded Knee Massacre of 1890.’The horrifying acts of violence against hundreds of Lakota men, women and children at Wounded Knee should be condemned, not celebrated with Medals of Honor,’ Warren said in a statement.

Tom A
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Paul C
Paul C 4 months

Seems like she should be sponsoring legislation to get clean water to American Indians that need it, rather than this token gesture to say "sorry" about a hundred years too late.

Dipshit Don Sarcasm
Dipshit Don Sarcasm 4 months

obvious political stunt is obvious.

porcus
porcus 4 months

Why waste stupid time on empty virtue signaling stunts like this? Does she not have anything of substance to contribute to the problems of modern society? Is she incapable of finding anything better?

Interdimensional alien
Interdimensional alien 4 months

Let's revise history, because that means it never happened. As others have said this is a political stunt which does nothing to benefit those living today.

Sir_Kutz
Sir_Kutz 4 months

Could you maybe, just maybe draft a bill that will have relevance to the people of today. I mean nice virtue signals, but what about jobs, the economy, healthcare and education?

6Million$Mansplainer
6Million$Mansplainer 4 months

Pander-bear droping in polls does what..

TAP
TAP 4 months

Meanwhile, people are drinking lead lined water...

W T
W T 4 months

I am Native and so are my children. I want history preserved the good and the bad. How do we learn from our past if we keep rewriting it to suit our modern PC ideals? Ridiculous.

Kyle G
Kyle G 4 months

Wait...who are you revoking them from? All those people are dead.

Roadhog
Roadhog 4 months

This is just the 99.9% of her feeling guilty toward the 0.1%.

Jason
Jason 4 months

When National Socialism came to Germany it was seen as the progressive thing to do. When National Socialism get elected in America we will revoke medals from our greatest generation. This old hack wont live long enough to see the damage she is sewing.

Generic
Generic 4 months

Sorry I don’t approve of the retroactive application of the law. The law should only move forward. It is slippery slope declaring past actions “illegal” or “different in moral consideration” under the law

White mana matters
White mana matters 4 months

You must be joking... Well at least we are not putting efforts into curbing addiction and suicide in native communities. THAT'd be a waste of Time! 🙄

bobby_5150
bobby_5150 4 months

She just lost the vote of every veteran in the US.

America
America 4 months

Better take Christopher Columbus out of the history books too while your at it Warren. What a useless turd.

ConcealCarryProtect
ConcealCarryProtect 4 months

Maybe she should address the drug and alcohol problem in Indian reservations. You know. Solve real problems afflicting "her people"

Based Haole
Based Haole 4 months

haahahahaha what a complete fucking moron

Lord Flasheart
Lord Flasheart 4 months

From anyone not from the North American continent, do you know how ridiculous/funny 'Wounded Knee Massacre' sounds?

Seekster
Seekster 4 months

Typical, spend so much time making meaningless gestures instead of actually helping people who are struggling. Modern Democratic Party in a nutshell

Just_Saying
Just_Saying 4 months

1. This should have been done long ago under a military initiative and review to comply and promote ethical standards of behavior during a time of war, past, present, and god save us future. This should never have to require an act of Congress the military honor should demand internal review of such things and presidential approval 2. This was a stupid political move by Warren. While it may be the right thing to do, and at any other time earn her some points to do it now is just to blatantly a political campaign move stripping it of carrying an honor or nobility and the public won’t like that at all. Really really dumb move at this time.

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