january 6

Misrepresented videos revive conspiracy theories about Antifa at US Capitol

Updated on 14/03/2023 at 19:33

A former US political candidate shared videos purporting to show far-left activists involved in the January 6, 2021 attack on the US Capitol. This is false; one clip depicts a comedian, not an anti-fascist leader, while another appears to have been manipulated to darken the clothing of the Donald Trump supporters who first breached the building.