Donald Trump’s executive orders have caused New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio to slam the president and take up the cause of religious freedom:
We are a country founded on the belief of religious pluralism and equality. Today the president sent a shamefully different message.
— Bill de Blasio (@NYCMayor) January 28, 2017
The mayor is seen by some as leading by example only when it comes to hypocrisy:
— The Mental Recession (@rustyweiss74) January 28, 2017
You told people in New York City to boycott Chik Fil A https://t.co/hx1Q4dIJKv
— Stephen Miller (@redsteeze) January 28, 2017
It depends on what your definition of “freedom” is.
@NYCMayor You're the guy who wanted to banish Chick-Fil-A because of the religious beliefs of one of its execs.
— Tom Neven (@TomNeven1) January 28, 2017
@NYCMayor You're a sectarian, not a pluralist. You're tolerant of people, only to the extent they agree with your opinions.
— Amerigo Chattin (@AmerigoChattin) January 28, 2017