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The Storming Of The Capitol – Inciting Insurrection Or False Flag Attack? (Part 1)

By Maryam Henein Editor’s Note: Activist Post does not endorse any candidate for president or any other political office. This article is presented for informational purposes only. All opinions and firsthand observations are the author’s alone. *** As President Trump promised, the “Save America Rally” in the nation’s capital on January 6th was indeed “wild.”…

Feds Ask Travel Companies (Hotels, Car Rentals, Bus Companies) To ID Suspected Capitol Rioters

By MassPrivateI The War on Terror has officially crossed the line by using the Capitol riot to destroy what little is left of our civil liberties. Bloomberg News reported that the House Oversight Committee has asked travel companies to help law enforcement ID suspected Capitol rioters. “The committee sent letters to hotel chains, bus lines,…

Facebook Temporarily Bans Ads For Combat Gear Following Capitol Riots 

On Saturday morning, Facebook published a short update on their blog titled “Our Preparations Ahead of Inauguration Day,” explaining how the social media company would temporarily prohibit advertisements from defense firms amid the fallout from the Jan. 6 US Capitol riots. Facebook wrote, “we are banning ads that promote weapon accessories and protective gear in the US at least…

Visualizing How News Media Is Describing Ihe Incident At The US Capitol

Visualizing How News Media Is Describing Ihe Incident At The US Capitol Was it a riot? An insurrection? Or was it simply a protest? The January 6, 2021 incident at the U.S. Capitol was widely covered in news media – however, as Visual Capitalist’s Govind Bhurada notes, the type of language used to describe it…

In The Aftermath of the Capitol Raid, The Facial Recognition Threat Persists

By Derrick Broze As pressure mounts to stop the alleged rise of “domestic terror” the U.S. government and law enforcement are increasing their use of facial recognition technology. As TLAV previously reported, facial recognition is quickly becoming the most pressing threat to privacy, and the Trump administration is setting the stage for a Biden Surveillance…

The Destructive Hypocrisy Of The Political Left Is What Caused The Capitol Protest

Authored by Brandon Smith via Alt-Market.us, I want to start this analysis by first noting that I fully realize the political left is not the root of the problem in the US or the world, they are merely a grotesque symptom of a deeper disease called globalism. That said, the collectivist/totalitarian mindset of globalism is…

Pompeo Abruptly Cancels Europe Trip After EU "Extraordinary Snub" In Wake Of Capitol Unrest

What’s being called “an extraordinary snub” to the Trump administration by EU leaders has resulted in US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo issuing a last minute cancelation of his scheduled trip to Europe which had been set for Wednesday. “Luxembourg’s foreign minister and top European Union officials declined to meet him, European diplomats and other people familiar with the…

Capitol Police Officers Suspended, Over A Dozen Investigated For Supporting Pro-Trump Demonstrators

Several Capitol Police officers have been suspended and seventeen are under investigation for supporting a largely pro-Trump cadre of demonstrators who were allowed in to the US Capitol building last week, where they ran amok and posed for pictures while protesting the Electoral College vote count. Their actions, amid an otherwise civil protest, have upstaged…

Thwarting The Next Attack On The Capitol

Authored by Robert Wright via The American Institute for Economic Research, Thirty shots rang out in the U.S. Capitol around 2:30 pm. Bullets struck five House Reps, all of whom survived, thanks in part to the valiant response of House Pages. If that sounds different from news accounts of the events of 6 January 2021, it is because…

Watch: Likely Capitol Rioter Booted Off Plane For Being A "Terrorist" 

Some pro-Trump rioters who stormed the Capitol complex last week may have already been added to the federal No-Fly List.  Last Thursday, Rep. Bennie G. Thompson (D-MS), Chairman of the Committee on Homeland Security, released a statement requesting the Transportation Security Administration and the Federal Bureau of Investigation to use their powers to add pro-Trump rioters to…

Capitol Police Officer Dies By Suicide Just Days After Siege

Another Capitol Hill police officer has died, just days after one officer was previously killed during the ‘Stop the Steal’ chaos when he was reportedly hit over the head with a fire extinguisher during the Capitol mayhem that has been driving global headlines. Officer Howard Liebengood, 51, reportedly died by suicide while off-duty on Saturday, the US Capitol…

Nearly Half Of Republicans Approve Of Capitol Riot

The U.S. Capitol building was stormed by an angry pro-Trump mob on Jan. 6. Overall, five people died as a result of the riot – one woman shot as she tried to break into a room of lawmakers, three people who died of medical emergencies in the crowd and one Capitol Police Officer who later died due…

The Capitol Riot Wasn't A Coup. It Wasn't Even Close

Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, On Wednesday, a mob apparently composed of Trump supporters forced its way past US Capitol security guards and briefly moved unrestrained through much of the capitol building. They displayed virtually no organization and no clear goals. Five people reportedly died during the events – one apparently unarmed female…

Why One Conservative Is Proud Of Yesterday's Raid On Capitol Hill

Authored by Brandon Smith via Alt-Market.us, There is a simple rule that one needs to understand when examining the plight of conservatives and liberty advocates in history, and it is this: Conservatives are not allowed to take action to stop the abuses against them. Whenever they do, they are summarily chastised as villains, or their…

GOP Lawmaker Joins Democrats Calling For 25th Amendment To Remove Trump After Capitol Stormed

Republican Rep. Adam Kinzinger of Illinois joined with Democrats calling for invoking the 25th Amendment to remove president Trump from office, one day after a group of Trump supporters (mixed with what appear to be Antifa !?) stormed and ransacked the US Capitol while protesting the 2020 election. “The president caused this. The president is…

Summary of Chaos in D.C. as Capitol Building is Stormed

Zero Hedge Summary: 100s of Pro-Trump protesters clashed with police after the president’s speech A number of protesters breached security at The Capitol and are inside the building The Capitol has been evacuated VP Pence has been escorted from the Chamber to a secure location 1000s are peacefully protesting outside  President Trump urges protesters (via…

Thousands of Trump Supporters Storm Capitol, Tear Down Security Fences to Occupy Building

By Elias Marat Editor’s Note: Activist Post does not endorse any candidate for president or any other political office. This article is presented for informational purposes only and all opinions are the author’s alone. *** Tens of thousands of President Donald Trump’s diehard supporters swarmed Washington, DC on Wednesday to rally near the White House…