Reopen Protesters California (Frederic J. BROWN AFP)
On Monday, right-wing protesters gathered in Boston to demand Gov. Charlie Baker end the state's coronavirus lockdown — chanting that the virus was a "hoax" and a socialist plot and conspicuously devoid of masks or social distancing.
Crowd now chanting “It’s a hoax! It’s a hoax!” followed by speaker saying this is all an effort to crash economy an… https://t.co/I8QCUzeqL0— Matt Stout (@Matt Stout) 1588617950.0
Commenters on social media were quick to register their disgust with the display.
Fox News and Trump have fundamentally broken these people. https://t.co/LJDW8ZuGIX— Brian Tyler Cohen (@Brian Tyler Cohen) 1588628369.0
If you've never been to this spot in Boston, this is not a huge crowd. It's not tiny, either, but this is not a mas… https://t.co/GZSCWvrAuQ— Tom Nichols (@Tom Nichols) 1588629581.0
The crowd outside the Massachusetts State House in Boston, protesting that stay-at-home orders by Governor of Massa… https://t.co/3J3R7XQbj9— J (@J) 1588619402.0
@suerunne @MattPStout They are Trump supporters who live on Facebook and watch Alex Jones. No they don’t understa… https://t.co/MPbOCiyqMt— Help Dems Win Georgia (@Help Dems Win Georgia) 1588618920.0
@MattPStout Not only do these people not know the difference between Communism and Socialism, but they also don't k… https://t.co/uyEddrt7QL— Ron Williams (@Ron Williams) 1588619311.0
@booskerdu @MattPStout I scared of it. 76 yrs old and I don't want it. I wear a mask wherever I go. I sure hope you… https://t.co/llNyUMELvi— SheltieMom 🌊🌊 (@SheltieMom 🌊🌊) 1588624092.0
@sardonic_bitch @MattPStout @MrJonCryer And their parents.— AlaskaBarb (@AlaskaBarb) 1588631674.0