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Stranger takes matters into their own hands after discovering anti-Semitic graffiti in their city

Stranger takes matters into their own hands after discovering anti-Semitic graffiti in their city

A Chicago local took things into their own hands when they stumbled across anti-Semitic graffiti scrawled in their city.

The Reddit user, known by 2totwo, shared a photo of a swastika that had been drawn on a pillar, spotted while on their way to watch the Super Bowl.

Refusing to leave the hateful graffiti on display, they painted over it before heading to their friend’s.

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The good Samaritan, who says they’ve also signed up to a volunteer program to help Syrian refugees in the area, said it was not the first swastika spotted in Chicago.

“I was walking to a friend’s to watch the game last night and saw a swastika, a bunch went up Chicago this weekend too, so, inspired by those NY subway folks, I took care of it,” they wrote. Gregory Locke – I got on the subway in Manhattan tonight… | Facebook

Last week, New Yorker Gregory Locke spotted anti-Semitic graffiti scrawled over the walls of a train in Manhattan. Together with other passengers in the carriage, he scrubbed away using hand sanitiser and tissues to remove the graffiti.

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