Hooray for New York's Hispanic police officers

What was President Obama thinking when he made it possible for Oscar López-Rivera to walk out of prison?  We posted about this in January. What were they thinking in New York when they celebrated his release in the annual Puerto Rico parade? Let's get the story: Outraged Hispanic police groups are boycotting the Puerto Rican Day Parade next month because the event will celebrate a pardoned terrorist linked to one of the deadliest groups ever to target New York. The NYPD Hispanic Society and the Rafael Ramos Foundation have pulled out of the June 11 Fifth Avenue march after it was announced that former FALN kingpin Oscar Lòpez Rivera will be honored as a "National Freedom Hero" at the event. Rivera, 74, had his 70-year sentence commuted by outgoing President Barack Obama in January. He had spent nearly 36 years in prison on conspiracy charges for his ties to the Puerto Rican nationalist group, which was responsible...(Read Full Post)

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