This is what Donald Trump meant when he said that Mexicans were taking away jobs from Americans.

Daily Mail – A group of Orthodox Jews have been slammed for paying Mexican laborers to put on their traditional attire and protest against homosexuality at New York’s gay pride parade, so younger members of the congregation didn’t have to watch.

The group of men, fenced off by police and holding anti-gay placards, wore the Jewish prayer garment known as the tzitzit on behalf of the Jewish Political Action Committee.

One of the demonstrators admitted to The New York Times he was being paid to stand their by the religious group based in Brooklyn, and was subjected to abuse by those around them.

Revelers kissed openly in front of them and threw water bottles into their area to display their anger.

At one point, parade-goers streamed into their cordoned off area and started a fight with the group.

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