Coup ram. Cartoon of 11/06/2022 in CTXT
The US House select committee investigating the events of 6 January 2021 has documented how Trump staged the “attempted coup” on Capitol Hill and describes him as the architect of the biggest attack on US democracy.
Little happened in a country where there are more guns than people, and they use them with the joy that already we know. Even when they are not killing children, they are the children the ones who are killing.
That 6 January could have turned into an unprecedented mass killing. You can recall it by taking a look at documentary hBO’s “Four Hours on Capitol Hill” (2021) which, while it doesn’t provide enough context as it focuses on the hours of the assault, is a good portrait of the sickness of American redneck society
The self-styled “proud boys”, those who call themselves “patriots” and other groups of white supemacists and various brainless fascists wanted to bring democracy to their country by applying the same technique that their government usually uses to bring democracy to other countries, by beating them up.
This week, police arrested 31 white supremacists from the “Patriot Front“who were planning to riot, or who knows, at an LGBTQ event. The pool of dangerous abnormals is more than assured