Robert F. Kennedy Jr., nephew of former President John F. Kennedy and son of former Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, is facing backlash for telling a crowd of anti vaccine mandate protesters that life was like ‘Hitler’s Germany.’
Kennedy and Informed Consent Action Network founder Del Bigtree were among big names who addressed the rally Sunday morning. Around 20,000 people were expected to attend the demonstration, with reports of the crowd ranging from several thousand to the Daily Caller’s 30,000.
‘Americans want democracy back, and this rally is a demand by Americans to get their democracy back,’ Kennedy said of the rally, according to WUSA9.
Kennedy compared the plight of the vaccine-adverse to that of Anne Frank on Sunday, saying that ‘even in Hitler’s Germany, you could hide in the attic like Anne Frank did.’
RFK Jr. was shellacked on social media for his take, including one tweet from the Auschwitz Memorial, who replied to a reporter posting the video of his…