For Future Reference: Comparison of January 6th and BLM Riots

To give a sense of perspective, this page presents a compare/contrast look at facts relating to Jan. 6th, 2021 and the BLM riots of the summer of 2020.

Lots of links and background information there, including a handy table featuring tidbits like these:

  • Police Officers Assaulted: Jan 6 – 140; BLM – 2037
  • Federal Charges for Assault: Jan 6 – 220; BLM – 44
  • Estimated Damage: Jan 6 – $1.5 million; BLM – $1-$2 billion

One riot is an understandable expression of justifiable anger, the other is a threat to all we hold dear. Guess which is which!

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