Protests to Protect Robert Mueller Break Out Across the Country as the New Attorney General Poses a Serious Threat to the Russia Investigation | Alternet
He’s made numerous controversial or wrong public claims about the Russia investigation demonstrating his antipathy toward the probe. He seems to share Trump’s delusional view that is a “witch hunt.” rather than a legitimate operation directed to uncover key national security issues.
In response to this move, many Americans felt compelled to make their voices heard. In New York City, a large crowd gathered in Times Square to protest the appointment of Whitaker:
Other protests erupted in Boston, Philadelphia, Sacramento, Chicago, Tampa, Rockville, and Kansas City, among others.
He also noted: “Whitaker isn’t even slightly qualified. People have called him a cartoon character. I think that’s an insult to cartoons.”