Jan 05, 2021
Photojournalists and social media users witnessing the events inside the U.S. Capitol building on Wednesday shared shocking pictures and video footage of the mob of fascist pro-Trump supporters who stormed the legislative offices shortly after an inflammatory speech delivered by President Donald Trump at a rally focused claiming that the results of the 2020 election--in which he was soundly defeated--are fraudulent.
With the U.S. House and Senate put into lockdown and lawmakers, staffers, and others forced to shelter in place, demands went out for Trump himself to be impeached--even arrested--for inciting the chaos and National Guard soldiers were mobilized to help Capitol Hill Police clear the buildings and restore order.
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