After Gab was taken down in response to Robert Bowers’ presence on the social media platform, former DNC chairman Howard Dean—now chairman emeritus—tweeted the following:
It was a fool’s errand.
On the day Donald Trump was elected his supporters asked him to pardon the founder and frontman of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange. They flooded social media demanding Assange be allowed to leave the Ecuadorian embassy in London without arrest and extradition to the United States.
Stone silence from Trump and his administration.