Jan 6 Insurrection

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Chairman Rep. Bennie Thompson (D-MS) listens as Peter T. Gaynor, Administrator of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) testifies during a hearing before the House Committee on Homeland Security on Capitol Hill July 22, 2020 in Washington DC. (Photo by Anna Moneymaker-Pool/Getty Images)
"Donald Trump needs to be held accountable for deliberately inciting and colluding with white supremacists to stage a coup, in his continuing efforts to disenfranchise African-American voters."
Jon Queally, staff writer
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, with House impeachment managers, speaks to the press after the Senate voted to acquit former President Donald Trump, in the U.S .Capitol in Washington, DC, on February 13, 2021. Trump was acquitted by the Senate on Saturday of inciting the deadly January 6 attack. A two-thirds majority of the 100 senators was needed at Trump's impeachment trial for conviction, but it fell short in a 57-43 vote. (Photo: Alex Edelman/AFP via Getty Images)
"To protect our security, our next step will be to establish an outside,...
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
Participant holding a sign at a climate justice march in New York City on September 20, 2020. (Photo: Erik McGregor/LightRocket via Getty Images)
"If Democrats don't deliver in this moment, future Presidents Days will...


The veterans of the Great Capitol Insurrection, it seems, are not faring well. Scores of rioters have been arrested, many moronically incriminating themselves en route; investigations are finding the Trump campaign supplied untold millions to the pre-riot rally, often via shell companies and dark money that could constitute illegal money laundering; and weary Americans breathlessly await the spectacle of a Trump impeachment trial for what Chuck Schumer just called inciting "the erection."