An Abhorrent Display of White Supremacy

Retrieved from https://www.latimes.com/politics/story/2021-01-06/news-analysis-trumps-violent-rhetoric-incites-supporters-capitol-takeover

There is a lot to unpack after watching pro-Trump supports storm the U.S. Capitol building, but what stands out most to me is the blatant and embarrassing display of white supremacy. Here is why, with sources cited.

In 2020, over 14,000 people were arrested for participating in largely peaceful (Beckett, 2020; Cage, 2020; Mansoor, 2020) Black Lives Matter (BLM) protests in response to the…

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Elizabeth Conard is a writer and copy editor who primarily works with doctorate-level students in the social sciences, humanities, and medical fields.