It’s been a little over a weeks since the Capitol riots, but we’ve already had a year’s worth of postmortem hot takes.
One of the most popular has been that had the rioters been with Black Lives Matter, the Capitol Police would have had no problem stopping them in their tracks before the violence escalated any further.
- Jemele Hill just wants to ‘be clear’ that Capitol Police went easy on Capitol rioters because they’re focused on eliminating black people
- Former Acting CIA Director Michael Morell has ‘no doubt’ if Capitol protesters had been BLM, ‘dozens and dozens’ would be dead
- Unity and healing! Joe Biden does his part to turn storming of U.S. Capitol into a racial controversy