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Neighborhood Has Amazing Response After Someone Complained About Woman's Pride Flag

Susan Pearlman lives in the college town of Ann Arbor, Michigan. So she was surprised when the day after the election, she came home to find an anonymous letter from a neighbor saying that they were “deeply troubled” by the pride flag that Pearlman was flying outside her home. 

The neighbor said in the letter that the flag, designed to look like an American flag but with rainbow stripes instead of the red and white, “overlooks so many things the original American flag represents.” The neighbor goes on to ask Pearlman not to take the flag down but to instead put an American flag next to it, side by side. The full letter, which Pearlman shared on the Pantsuit Nation Facebook group is below…

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Pearlman, who has a gay daughter, told Mashable that she put the flag up after the Pulse nightclub massacre in Orlando, Florida. She said she was shocked to receive the letter because her community has a “history of being LGBT friendly.”

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