This video juxtaposes the words of President Donald J. Trump to his supporters against the images of those supporters at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021. (The video contains some graphic images.)

Our aim in presenting the video is to offer a visceral sense of how a leader’s rhetoric may incite criminal action in his followers.


AP Washington Post

The Telegraph

Status Coup

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Hunter Walker

USA Today

Leigh Ann Caldwell

@petekrilldontgiveafuck at TikTok

Marcus DiPaola

Emily Giangreco and others credited in videos edited by the above sources.

Produced and Edited by Kary Antholis for Crime Story Media, LLC

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