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Why Jewish Republicans Will Never Call January 6 an Insurrection

The Capitol riot was a disgrace. But the more Democrats talk about the January 6th ‘insurrection,’ the ‘Trump coup’ or threats to democracy, the less Republicans, including Jews, are listening

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Perhaps there was a moment — on Jan. 6, 2021 and in the days after it — when the riot that disrupted the certification of the Electoral College vote in the 2020 presidential election could have fundamentally altered the way Americans thought about Donald Trump, and those who believed that he had been cheated out of re-election.

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