Opponents of an anti-immigrant group's gathering in central Maine are distributing postcards that characterize the event as a "white supremacist picnic."
Maine for Mainers is holding its event in Canaan this weekend. The administrator of the group's Facebook page is Tom Kawczynski, who was fired from a job as Jackman town manager last year after touting what he called "white civil rights."
He tells the Portland Press Herald the group meets about once a month to "protect the culture and way of life Maine has enjoyed for centuries."
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The postcard was distributed anonymously on the street where the meeting's scheduled to take place.
Maine for Mainers member Camille Patterson denies the characterization of the event as a white supremacist gathering. She says she opposes use of taxpayer money for immigrants.