Fish die of mouth, a popular saying to refer to people who lose their chances by talking too much. There has been a lot in Donald Trump’s life that made him a millionaire and even the President of the most powerful country in the world.
But, if his verbal incontinence won him millions of followers and supporters of far-right, fascist, racist and violent radicals during his administration and in the last election campaign, he is now losing the support of the GOP, the Republicans. The Great Old Party undermines the Constitution, which they call the Creator, and which is the basis and root of Americans’ values and commitments, as well as the foundation and development of its imperial status as a nation—regardless of its resources. Use-, intends to rule the world.
Simple, Trump went too far when he wrote on his social media platform Truth Social: “Large scale fraud of this type and magnitude allows for the nullification of all rules, regulations and articles, even the Constitution.” to be found in”, adding: “Our great ‘Founders’ did not want nor condone fake and fraudulent elections!”
As such, he repeated his allegation that the presidency had been stolen from him if Democrat Joseph Biden was made the winner in the November 2020 elections, a statement that prompted far-right Trumpist radicals to invade the United States Congress on January 6, 2021. prompted, with the intention of preventing lawmakers from certifying Biden as president.
Against him, as a declared candidate to be re-elected president in 2024, Trump has sought to suppress parts of the Constitution to make up for the failures in the recent midterm elections of a large portion of candidates for representatives, senators and governors. added the call, which he supported. Because they should also contest elections on the results of 2020. That’s catastrophic enough for Republicans, who now charge directly on the subject.
It seems to have fallen out of favor and suffered a double whammy in early December
One of his protégés, Herschel Walker, was defeated in Georgia and Democrats consolidated their majority in the US Senate, while in New York, the Trump Organization and a related company were found guilty on all counts in a fraud trial.
To make the situation more painful, he was also criticized when he dined at his Mar-a-Lago mansion with two prominent anti-Semitic rappers Kanye West, who now calls himself Yeh, and Nick Fuentes. , a far-right dreamer and white supremacist. And let’s remember that in that luxurious Miami residence he hid the official documents of his presidency as secret, which were seized in an FBI search, another pending case that could lead to charges of espionage or treason. can be taken
Just this week, his bleak career was dealt a blow, albeit not a binding one, when, on January 6, the panel of the House of Representatives committee that was investigating him and now charged him with four Makes allegations that, if taken into account by the American judicial system, could be taken to court, where nothing good would come of it.
Those four “alleged” crimes are: inciting an insurrection, conspiracy to defraud the United States, conspiracy to make a false statement, and obstructing the official proceedings of Congress.
A lot of evidence has already been shared by the committee
With the Department of Justice, as requested by special counsel Jack Smith, who wants the full collection of evidence and transcripts of witness statements.
While other cases against Trump advance, it is speculated that he may not be able to get out of the perilous situation, as permitted in two failed impeachment attempts when he occupied the White House, the Senate was detained by those who voted against it. Process.
On the other hand, the panel is already winding down its functions, as the elections held last November resulted in a new House of Representatives, which starts functioning in January and has a majority in the Republican Party structure, which is for life for the former. There may be a line. -President.
The some 800-page report, which has been worked on for 18 months by the panel with statements from dozens and dozens of witnesses or participants in the events of January 6, 2021, is not perceived by some as a coup promoted by Trump It has eight chapters, the first two focusing on the security problems of the Washington Capitol, the seat of Congress, and how and why the mobilization of the National Guard was slow to stop the riots, an order that the President should have issued.
However, it turned out that Trump was watching the video on TV in the White House
Incidents in which five people were killed at the time and another two died later, and only 187 minutes after the start of the attack, he was trying to stop the violence.
Regarding this element, it is known that Congressional leaders, taking shelter to avoid being attacked by the mob, urged security officials and the Pentagon leadership to intensify their defensive presence in the Capitol, which is mentioned in Not in one. The report shadowed the report led by five Republican lawmakers who were set to serve on the January 6 panel but ultimately did not.
At the time, Democrats tried to invoke the Twenty-fifth Amendment to the Constitution to impeach Trump and impeach him, but the initiative failed despite the fact that the president’s tweets that fueled the attackers’ fury were public, the publication said. politico.com
About 700 participants in the attack were charged in court; Only 71 were convicted in January 2022 and in November, after a two-month trial, Stewart Rhodes, the founder of the far-right paramilitary group Oath Keepers, who organized an armed insurgency. He could be sentenced to up to 20 years in prison. Four other members of the group are also facing trial.
The third element reported by Politico.com refers to work done by so-called
The “Green Team” of the January 6 Committee, which investigated the funds that financed the concentration of Trumpists in the President’s Ellipse or Park, which is located just south of the White House fence, where Trump spoke to them on January 6 urged them to march on Capitol Hill, and alleged campaign finance violations.
It also includes an analysis of what they call efforts by foreign adversaries to profit from and benefit from Donald Trump’s election misinformation.
The sharing of evidence with the Justice Department has begun at the request of Jack Smith, the special prosecutor appointed by Attorney General Merrick Garland, to investigate what happened on the day that shook the United States and part of the public. had made The cautious political class and civil society are worried about what is seen as a serious assault on American democracy.
What’s more, some analysts believe that both the legal and electoral systems in the United States are riddled with weaknesses and should be reformed to prevent this from happening again on January 6, 2021.
Yet, slowly, Trump is eroding his respect. We’ll have to see if this happens to him like the king in Hans Christian Andersen’s story, for whom his advisors dare not turn against him in order not to expose his anger and bad temper, and therefore to the Americans. Got naked and the world.
The attack on the Capitol on January 6, 2021 is considered one of the most prominent attacks on the American sociological system. Photo: AFP