Former President Barack Obama mentioned Thursday that the Jan. 6 rebel “made it clear simply how fragile the American experiment in democracy actually is.”
On the primary anniversary of the assault, the forty fourth president mentioned in a press release on Twitter that “our democracy is at a larger threat immediately” than it was one 12 months in the past, and chastised political leaders “prepared to manufacture lies and solid doubt on the outcomes of free and honest elections.”
“With out speedy motion, we’re at real threat of civil battle and shedding our treasured democracy,” Carter wrote. “Individuals should put aside variations and work collectively earlier than it’s too late.”
President Joe Biden on Thursday denounced Donald Trump and fellow Republicans whose “shadow of lies” provoked the rebel, and urged Individuals to “resolve what sort of nation we’re going to be.”
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