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Insurrection

RECORDS: Radical Trumpists fueled US Capitol takeover

The insurrectionist mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol at the president’s behest last week was overwhelmingly made up of longtime Trump supporters, including Republican Party officials, GOP political donors, far-right militants, white supremacists, and adherents of the QAnon myth that the government is secretly controlled by a cabal of Satan-worshiping pedophile cannibals. Records show that…

Democracy or Trump?

We witnessed a coup attempt today. There is no other way to put it, and I never thought I would write those words. It was a violent insurrection, with a mob storming the U.S. Capitol intent on disrupting the final step of the 2020 presidential election: the counting of Electoral College votes.