The flag of Israel was reportedly banned at today’s Pride march for LGBTQ rights in Chicago after spineless snowflakes worried it might be “triggering” to gay Palestinians in attendance:

And this might be the only time that we’re on the same page as Jill Filipovic and Debra Messing:

Update: The American flag was banned, too?

Here’s an idea: Maybe the flag-banners in Chicago can head on over to Turkey and check in with exactly how a pro-Palestinian government treads its gay citizens:

Now compare Turkey to this year’s Pride parade in Tel Aviv. Spot the difference?

Credit: AP Photo/Sebastian Scheiner