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'Cave Means Grave': Jan. 6 Audio Shows Oath Keepers Emboldened By Trump Tweet

"He didn't say not to do anything to the congressmen," one member of the far-right militia group said in a recording obtained by the House panel investigating the Capitol attack.

Jake Johnson ·


Trump Calls Biden 'Enemy of the State' in 'Fully Unhinged' Speech

"This is, quite simply, a speech intended to incite domestic terrorists to kill FBI agents and members of the Biden administration," said one attorney.

Brett Wilkins ·


As First Series of Jan. 6 Hearings Ends, Watchdogs Say Trump 'Must Be Prosecuted'

"Trump did what he did—and refused for hours to stop the violence—because it was part of a determined, months-long plan to carry out a coup. This was a crime."

Jake Johnson ·


Ginni Thomas Pressed Arizona Lawmakers to Reverse Biden's 2020 Win: Report

"Clarence Thomas' continued service on the Supreme Court is a scandalous and appalling breach of judicial ethics," said one observer. "He is implementing the exact same theories that his wife used to try to steal the 2020 election for Trump."

Brett Wilkins ·


AOC Hits AIPAC for Supporting Republicans Who Voted to Overturn 2020 Election

"It's more OK to dismantle U.S. democracy than it is to question if U.S. tax dollars should fund detention and abuse of Palestinian kids," the New York Democrat sardonically said. "Got it."

Brett Wilkins ·


GOP Calling Trump Coup Effort 'Legitimate Political Discourse' Should Still Be Frontpage News

The media has a responsibility to tell Americans that a major party now openly endorses using violence to overturn elections.

Peter Certo ·


GOP Declares Deadly Capitol Attack 'Legitimate Political Discourse'

"January 6th was not 'legitimate political discourse'—it was a violent insurrection on our Capitol," Rep. Pramila Jayapal retorted. "I didn't know if I'd make it out alive. Some didn't. We cannot let the GOP whitewash what happened."

Brett Wilkins ·


The Real Lesson of Jan. 6 Is That Trump-World's Coup Effort Is Far From Over

A belligerent and narcissistic authoritarian has gained a powerful hold over a large portion of America.

Robert Reich ·


Trump's Jan. 6 Coup: How It Worked, How Close It Came, and Why It Failed

The planned coup nearly worked, but leftists stayed home and likely thwarted plans to call in troops to aid insurrectionists.

Will Bunch ·


The Curious Case of Two Generals Named Flynn

An insider says Mike Flynn's brother lied about the Pentagon's response to the Capitol riot.

Mike Lofgren ·

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