"Aside from the violent insurrection, what happened on January 6 was introducing the notion of essentially a congressional veto on the people's vote for president," Chris Hayes said to Stuart Stevens during a very intense conversation.
Just like the Brooks Brothers riot of 2000, this too is an expression of Republicans' hatred for our system of government and democracy.
Author Masha Gessen, and authority on Putin and his authoritarian tactics, gives advice on how to counter the autocrats' playbook.
It is past time for cable news to stop promoting Trump's authoritarian, autocratic, fascistic streams of consciousness. They know this is who he is, but they refuse to stop streaming him, unedited.
For six straight minutes, Donald Trump stood on the lawn of the people's house and shouted. Everyone should watch this video once, at least, just to see the monster's face in full view.
Mayor Pete Buttigieg: "If you want to see what happens when you have capitalism without democracy, you can see it very clearly in Russia."
Nance said Trump sees democracy as an obstacle to power and profit.
She is the voice we wish everyone had heard in 2016. But, hey - why listen to a scholar who specialized in how dictators use the internet for propaganda to manipulate trust?
"There is a global information war that is under way that is being directed by Vladimir Putin and the Russian Federation," and it's aimed at the United States, Schmidt said.
"They're basically saying we know that you know what we did and there's nothing you can do."
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