Here are just a few tweets about today’s insurrection, called for by President Trump:
Take this in: Never once, in the years 1860-1865, was this flag ever paraded in the halls of the American capitol. pic.twitter.com/NFFVM0aSY0
— Sam Wineburg (@samwineburg) January 6, 2021
Protesting Protesting pic.twitter.com/E51qTm1Qhe
— Top Shotta P (@vitaminDiddy) January 6, 2021
— Jennifer Binis (@JennBinis) January 6, 2021
The Venezuelan gov’t expresses their concerns for political violence in the US and hopes there can be a path toward stability and justice 👍🏼 https://t.co/AnNxXFG2rk
— Aaron Sánchez-Guerra (@aaronsguerra) January 6, 2021
Right now on the West side of the US Capitol.
(📸 Getty Images) pic.twitter.com/1FxSN5Ugc7
— Austin Kellerman (@AustinKellerman) January 6, 2021
.@kimwehle: "It is unusual that we're not seeing law enforcement step up to the plate the way it happened over the summer when it came to BLM protests. This is one of those moments in American history that hopefully we will never see again. We have never seen it before." pic.twitter.com/Pj6QSr7lD9
— CBS News (@CBSNews) January 6, 2021
THIS MORNING at the rally Giuliani called for "trial by combat."
Don Jr. told Congressmen who weren't going to vote to overturn the election: "We're coming for you."
— Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) January 6, 2021
— Yamiche Alcindor (@Yamiche) January 6, 2021
This was the capitol’s security when there were black protestors on the streets pic.twitter.com/WpYT2Lz0md
— William LeGate 🇺🇸 (@williamlegate) January 6, 2021
They’re in the chamber. One is up on the dais yelling “Trump won that election!” This is insane pic.twitter.com/p6CXhBDSFT
— Igor Bobic (@igorbobic) January 6, 2021
— Adam Serwer 🍝 (@AdamSerwer) January 6, 2021
— Daniel Hunt (@edit4life) January 7, 2021