Charlottesville

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Supporters of then-President Donald Trump and his "stolen election" lie attack the U..S. Capitol on January 6, 2021. (Photo: Lev Radin/Pacific Press/LightRocket via Getty Images)
"Inspired by a range of extremist narratives, conspiracy theories, and personal motivations, individual believers made up a significant portion of the crowd at the Capitol."
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Prosecutors in Kenosha, Wisconsin are seeking modification of alleged killer Kyle Rittenhouse's bond after he was seen drinking in a bar with apparent supporters of the Proud Boys on January 5, 2021. (Photo: Kenosha County DA)
"The defendant's continued association with members of a group that prides...
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Berlinda Nibo of Los Angeles was viciously attacked by supporters of President Donald Trump at a "Stop the Steal" rally in downtown LA on January 6, 2021.(Images: Racquel Natalicchio via screenshot Twitter/@RaquelNPhoto)
"All of a sudden I'm just getting cornered by 30, 40 people," said Berlinda...

Further

This year's Martin Luther King Day comes with the usual dose of cognitive dissonance - the hateful Mike Pence is quoting him?! - along with an added shot of racist punk privilege from a mob of MAGA-hatted white boys of Covington Catholic who swarmed, taunted and jeered a Native American elder because they felt they could. King knew there is nothing new under the divisive sun. "This wasn't boys being boys," said one critic. "This is America being America."