Trump Planned To Seize Voting Machines; Did Not Side With Rioters Initially: Report

Trump Planned To Seize Voting Machines; Did Not Side With Rioters Initially: Report

A draft order released to the panel probing the January 6 Capitol Hill Riots received a damning document which further showed that former president Donald Trump did not want a peaceful transition following his loss to Joe Biden. The document was titled – Presidential findings: To preserve collect and analyze national security information regarding the […]

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'I Recommend Taking Vaccine, Says Trump as He Talks About 'Rigged' US Election

US Supreme Court Rejects Trump Bid to Block Capitol Attack Document Release

The US Supreme Court on Wednesday rejected a bid by former president Donald Trump to block the release to a congressional committee of documents related to the January 6 attack on the Capitol. Citing executive privilege, Trump had sought to prevent the records held by the National Archives from being given to the panel investigating […]

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Stephen Colbert's 'Late Show' Slams Trump, Insurrectionists in Witty 'Rent' Spoof

Stephen Colbert’s ‘Late Show’ Slams Trump, Insurrectionists in Witty ‘Rent’ Spoof

January 6 marked the one-year or ‘525600-minute’ anniversary of an event that shook up the pillars of democracy in America as thousands of protestors stormed towards Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, like everybody else, did take notice of the anniversary but chose to add a tinge of humour into […]

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Capitol Riot Anniversary: Outrage Over Jan 6 Assault Has Whimpered Into Separate Blue and Red Realities

Capitol Riot Anniversary: Outrage Over Jan 6 Assault Has Whimpered Into Separate Blue and Red Realities

For a day or two or maybe a week after the can-you-believe-this-is-happening-in-America events of a year ago, there were those who thought that the shock to the system might upend politics in a profound way. That the country might speak as one against an attempt to overturn democracy. That the tribal divisions of the era […]

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Insurrection, Sedition or Coup? One Year On, What Best Describes the US Capitol Riot

Insurrection, Sedition or Coup? One Year On, What Best Describes the US Capitol Riot

As the United States marks the first anniversary of the January 6 Capitol riot, questions surround the role allies of former President Donald Trump may have played. Former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, who could face criminal contempt of Congress charges for no longer cooperating with the House committee’s investigation, “exchanged text messages […]

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Capitol Hill Riots: Trump Bows Out; Biden To Address A ‘Divided’ US

Capitol Hill Riots: Trump Bows Out; Biden To Address A ‘Divided’ US

The US on January 6 will observe one year anniversary of the storming of the US Capitol building with president Joe Biden slated to address the nation. Exactly a year ago, supporters of former president Donald Trump, mobbed the Capitol Hill building claiming that the election was rigged and Trump was denied the presidency. Their […]

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From Capitol Riots to Covid Wreck to Kabul Rout, How 2021 Cracked Uncle Sam’s Halo

‘Something I’m Going to Tell My Grandkids About’: Trump Supporters Recall Capitol Siege Ahead of Anniversary

They descended upon Washington in the thousands, gathering to protest the result of a presidential election they still claim was “rigged.” The US Capitol came under attack, leaving the country wounded. One year after January 6, 2021, three participants recall the events of a day that shocked the world. ‘Euphoria’ “January 6 was incredible,” says […]

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