MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace took down Tucker Carlson’s 1/6 lies portion discussing the unsafe dispersed of Capitol onslaught propaganda.
— Sarah Reese Jones (@PoliticusSarah) September 17, 2021
Carlson said, “There’s nary grounds that white supremacists were responsible for what happened on January 6th. That’s a lie. Contrary to what you person been hearing there’s besides nary evidence this was a, quote, armed insurrection. Strangely, immoderate of the key people who participated on January 6th person not been charged. Look astatine the document. The authorities calls those people unindicted co-conspirators. What does it mean? Potentially each azygous lawsuit they were FBI operatives.”
We don’t amplify Tucker Carlson for nary reason. You cognize we don’t bash it often But, we amusement it to you contiguous to demonstrate however unsafe those lies are erstwhile they’re repeated on networks and shows similar his and sites a ample fig of Americans spot arsenic facts. Let’s excavation into those specific comments. There was a assertion that January 6th was not an armed insurrection. Countless videos and photos from the time amusement rioters holding a variety of weapons, things like stun guns, capsicum spray, flag poles, and 4 defendants person present been charged with firearms violations.
There’s besides Carlson’s egregious lie that the FBI was down the capitol riot. That falsehood was quickly dispelled but it didn’t halt it from uncovering its mode into the halls of Congress, wherever immoderate Republican lawmakers repeated the mendacious claim. Another mendacious mentation dispersed far and wide was those who stormed the Capitol were really members of Antifa disguised Trump protagonist costumes. It is simply a assertion the FBI Director was forced to code and changeable down.
Tucker Carlson is the propaganda curate for home terrorists.
Tucker Carlson is unsafe due to the fact that helium is the cablegram quality propaganda curate for home terrorists. It is nary astonishment that Carlson would support achromatic supremacists due to the fact that they are immoderate of his astir dedicated viewers.
The facts matter. The lone mode that Tucker Carlson and Donald Trump volition win successful rewriting the past of 1/6 is if radical similar Nicolle Wallace and each different American hide the facts.
Mr. Easley is the managing editor. He is besides a White House Press Pool and a Congressional analogous for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Degree successful Political Science. His postgraduate enactment focused connected nationalist policy, with a specialization successful societal betterment movements.
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