President Donald Trump’s planned trip to Milwaukee, Wisc., Thursday to deliver a speech on the economy has been called off, reportedly because Harley-Davidson, which was supposed to host the event, was uncomfortable with the threat of protests.


According to an administration official, it was Harley-Davidson’s discomfort with the idea of protests that led the White House to cancel the trip. For its part, the company pinned the following tweet to its home page Tuesday afternoon:

It might not seem like a partisan idea, but love for freedom is wide open to interpretation: to some it means the freedom to travel freely from country to country, while others might consider it the right of a free people to control their country’s borders.

About that bond …

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The Daily Beast’s tweet is awfully ambiguous in terms of which party expressed reservations over protests: