The Capitol Insurrection via a Washington Post visual timeline: “Jan. 6, 2021, was always on the country’s radar. Two runoff elections that would determine control of the Senate still had not been decided as Tuesday became Wednesday. A joint session of Congress convened to certify Joe Biden’s electoral-vote win while thousands gathered on the Mall in support of President Trump, who continued to falsely claim that the election was stolen from him. As the scene in D.C. continued to darken, smaller demonstrations across the nation also flared, forcing officials in several statehouses to evacuate. This is how the day unfolded…”
- See also via Washington Post – The four-hour insurrection: How a Trump mob halted American democracy
- See also vai Vox – Donald Trump is the accelerant. A comprehensive timeline of Trump encouraging hate groups and political violence.
- See also CNN – “News outlets are publishing more videos, photos and testimonials from the pro-Trump riot on Capitol Hill. And it’s becoming clear that as heinous as the attack looked in real time, on live TV and in our social feeds, it was even worse than we knew then.”