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America, It’s Time to Take the Red Pill

Our biggest problem? Moral apathy on the anniversary of the 1/6/21 insurrection.

White men storm the Capitol in a class—and racially—charged attempt to violently take over the U.S. Capitol. Image: Getty

It’s been 365 days since the twice-impeached former president, Donald Trump, stood before his legions of fans in Washington, D.C., and urged them — no, commanded them — to “stop the steal” and “go take their country back.” It was a sight that no one could have…




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Danielle Moodie

Danielle Moodie

is the host of #WokeAF Daily & co-host of the podcast #democracyish. She covers all the news and happenings at the intersection of politics and pop culture.

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