#Antifa

28 Feburary.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Supporters of Donald Trump inside the US Capitol Building. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@simoncoveney)

  • False claims have been propagated by right-wing groups that Antifa breached the Capitol
  • However, the charged pro-Trump rioters themselves disputed those claims
  • "We proudly take responsibility for storming the Castle," one of the defendants said

9 January.Washington D.C., DC, USA
On Wednesday, Donald Trump loyalists breached the US Capitol. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI Photo)

  • "People are sending me death threats every five minutes," Kristopher Drew of California said
  • The accusation stems from a video he filmed on when Trump loyalists stormed the US Capitol
  • In the clip, he said: "I just got back from storming the Capitol. We stormed it, we were successful"

15 November 2020.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Clashes erupted at a gathering of President Donald Trump's supporters when they were confronted by his detractors. (AP/PTI Photo)

  • The 'Million MAGA march' was organised by Donald Trump supporters in Washington
  • Trump in a tweet said the counterproteters were members of radical left Antifa
  • Trump blamed the media for downplaying his supporters' rally near the White House

24 October 2020.Tampa, FL, USA
A vote for Republicans is a vote for safe communities, said Donald Trump.(Photo Credit : AFP)

  • Trump said voters must choose between recovery or depression
  • Trump made the comment in state of Florida
  • Trump called Kamala Harris "super radical left"

23 October 2020.Washington D.C., DC, USA
Antifa's name has been making rounds in the mainstream media recently. (Photo Credit: Opoyi)

  • Antifa is an umbrella term used for anti-fascism, far-left activists who share the same ideologies
  • It is more of a loosely affiliated group of individuals
  • Donald Trump has often called Antifa a 'terrorist organisation'