Author: Eamon Whalen

The Next Big January 6 Conspiracy? It Was the FBI

Last Thursday, in a press conference with the Right Side Broadcasting Network outside the United States Capitol on the anniversary of January 6, Reps. Matt Gaetz and Marjorie Taylor Greene spun an increasingly popular conspiracy theory to explain the horrific events that occurred: It was the Feds. “I’m starting to think this was less of […]

Across the Country, Republican Groups are Holding “Vigils” for January 6 “Patriot Martyrs”

On the one-year anniversary of January 6th local Republican groups are planning “vigils” for those arrested for laying siege to the United States capitol. The events are small but numerous, and their attraction to at least some mainline Republican congressional candidates shows the increasingly blurred line between the far right and the center of the […]