Stories tagged: "coup"


headshots of Gosar, Blackman, and Biggs
Big Lie: These Arizona Candidates Running in 2022 Still Won’t Acknowledge Biden’s Victory

Although it’s been a year since the 2020 presidential election, some Arizona politicians have been unable to move forward.

Clever internet users made memes, like this one, featuring Nicolas Cage's Character in "National Treasure."
Coup Cope: The Memes That Will Help You Process the Insurrection

Watching domestic terrorists bust into the Capitol was difficult to watch for most Americans, so we're bringing you a little bit of humor to help you cope.

Protesters gesture to U.S. Capitol Police in the hallway outside of the Senate chamber at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, near the Ohio Clock. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
Trump Supporters Attempt Coup at US Capitol After GOP Objects to Arizona’s Electoral Votes

There is no evidence of widespread voter fraud in Arizona or the rest of the US.   Supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the US Capitol on Wednesday after multiple Republicans objected to Arizona’s 11 electoral votes for President-elect Joe Biden.  Right-wing extremists pushed Capitol Police back on the grounds and breached the building around 12:30...