January 6 Capitol Riot Anniversary

January 6 Capitol Riot Anniversary
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The Facts

  • Many leaders are commenting on the one-year anniversary of the Jan. 6 2021 riots, where Trump supporters overran the U.S. Capitol.

The Spin

Left narrative

It was a failed attempt to overthrow our democracy, built on lies that persist and multiply.

Right narrative

Democrats are abusing Jan. 6 to cast Republicans as a threat to democracy.

Political split



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