Thoughts on the First Jan 6 Hearing

I don’t have regular antenna or cable television so my earliest opportunity to watch the first hearing was today, after taking care of my sick little kitty.

I’m not even finished watching, but thoughts swirl in my mind:

First. Do people get that our nation’s capitol had to fall victim to an actual armed attack the likes of which haven’t been seen since 1814 for anyone to pay attention to the growing right-wing extremist, fascist, authoritarian threat to the country? A lot of us on the real left have been warning about this for years citing…

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Ellen Beth Gill

Ellen Beth Gill

Lawyer. Artist. Little known fact about me: I have a football trophy for accidentally tackling someone holding the ball at the right time.