Mexicans celebrate Easter by burning figures of Trump

Mexicans celebrated Holy Week with the annual tradition of setting fire to their Judases. 

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This year, that meant lighting replicas of Republican presidential front-runner Donald TrumpDonald TrumpTrump: 'I'm considering' going after Clintons' marriage Ivanka Trump stars in first campaign ad for her father Clinton camp on Trump cameo in Playboy film: 'a strange turn of events' MORE ablaze. 

The demons in the ritual are usually forked-tongue devils, flaming dragons and politicians, according to The Washington Post. The burning symbolizes the destruction of evil. 

“For Latinos here and in the U.S., [Donald Trump is] a danger, a real threat,” Leonardo Linares told the Post. 

“He’s a good man to burn as a Judas,” Linares added about his Trump effigy. 

Trump has repeatedly threatened throughout his presidential campaign to build a wall at the U.S.-Mexico border and make Mexico pay for it. 

When Trump announced his candidacy in June, he infamously referred to undocumented immigrants from Mexico as “rapists” and other criminals.