No one overran the U.S. Capitol this time or tried to subvert American democracy. What the people who came to the rally on a stretch of grass near the Capitol Reflecting Pool on Saturday afternoon really wanted to do was talk. Talk and argue. And then talk and argue some more.
Demonstrators held small, mostly peaceful rallies in the nation’s capital on Saturday in a show of support for the people charged for their role in the U.S. Capitol riots. Jeff Pegues has more.
There was a large police presence at the U.S. Capitol on Saturday in anticipation of potential violence at the "Justice for J6" rally. CBS News senior investigative correspondent Catherine Herridge joined CBSN's Lana Zak from the event.
The Sebastian Police Department has been receiving several calls regarding a Justice for J6 rally occurring at Riverview Park on Saturday, September 18th at 10 am. However, the executive director of lookaheadamerica.org, advised the rally is NOT occurring in Sebastian. City of Sebastian officials have also confirmed a permit for...
Representative Eric Swalwell said: "Radical Republicans are celebrating cop killers and terrorists at the U.S. Capitol."
Up to 700 people are expected to attend Saturday's "Justice for J6" rally in Washington, D.C., in support of those who rioted at the U.S. Capitol on January 6 — a significantly smaller number than the "tens of thousands" who came that day to protest the 2020 presidential election outcome.
Early Saturday, a small group gathered in Washington D.C. to express support for those trapped in a web of accountability after the Jan. 6 attack on the capitol. While this isn’t the first attempt to reframe the attack on the capitol as something other than insurrection, disregarding the low turnout event could be a mistake.
Roughly 700 people are expected to attend the “Justice for J6” rally on Saturday, according to an official at the Department of Homeland Security (DHS). Pro-Trump protesters have plans to travel to Washington, D.C., this weekend to attend the rally, which is being held in support of people who were charged with crimes related to the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol, according to NBC News.
Georgia Republican Mike Collins kicked off his campaign for the U.S House of Representatives on Thursday—days before he was scheduled to speak at this weekend's Justice for J6 rally—saying that he wants to be part of a party of "true conservative fighters." "The time for civility and the time for...
Loudoun County Board of Supervisors Chairwoman Phyllis Randall (At-Large) is discouraging counter-protesters from traveling to Washington D.C. on Saturday for Look Ahead America’s Justice for J6 rally, according to a Friday release from her office. The rally is in support of those imprisoned following the Jan. 6 riot at the...
ANNE ARUNDEL, Md. (WJZ) — BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport is on high alert, Friday, ahead of a rally planned for Saturday in Washington D.C. The rally, Justice for J6, is planned in support of those charged in the January 6th attack at the Capitol, and police aren’t taking any chances.
The Republican operative serving as the head organizer of the “Justice for J6” rally made efforts to overturn the 2020 election—and once praised a far-right assassin. Mother Jones editor David Corn reported Friday that Matt Braynard, who previously worked for former President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign, repeatedly praised Otoya Yamaguchi, a late Japanese far-right nationalist. In 1960, Yamaguchi murdered the chairman of the Japan Socialist Party before committing suicide while in custody. Braynard named a literary magazine after Yamaguchi during his time at Columbia for a master’s program, calling him “another great patriot who put bayonets through the enemies who threatened his nation” when noting his shared birthdate with George Washington. Braynard later told Corn that Yamaguchi helped ward off a Khmer Rouge-esque genocide in Japan and should be “memorialized and remembered.”
Police in Washington are bracing for a right-wing rally, the US will begin expelling migrants now in Texas and more news to start your weekend.
Extremist groups and prominent rightwing figures are warning supporters not to attend a far-right rally in support of the people arrested for participating in the 6 January Capitol attack, calling the event a “false flag” and a “trap”. Capitol police are bracing for potential violence at the “Justice for J6”...
Donald Trump is worried about a Saturday rally in support of those arrested during the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol by his supporters seeking to overturn the election. "Mr. Trump, aides said, has little interest in engaging with the protest and has no plans to be anywhere near...
Ahead of a D.C. rally this weekend in support of the Jan. 6 insurrectionists, a psychiatrist who specializes in addressing extremism is weighing in on the psychology behind the event. “The leadership and the impetus behind this is a form of extremist thinking because it’s based on conspiracy theories,” said...
Washington (CNN) — The September 18 right-wing rally in Washington, DC, had brought a new wave of concern about more potential violence on Capitol Hill as law enforcement prepared for a variety of scenarios. It ultimately took place with a crowd of a few hundred and without any major security incidents.