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Hours after rioters overran the US Capitol on January 6, 2021, then-President Donald Trump released a video message to them.

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"I know your pain, I know you're hurting. We had a choice that was stolen from us. It was an earthquake choice and everyone knows,

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especially the other side. But now you have to go home." We have it yes. Peace. We should maintain law and order.

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In law and order we should respect our great people. We don't want to harm anyone.   "It's a very difficult time.

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There's never been a time when something happened where they could take it away from all of us — from me, from you, from our country.

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This election was rigged, but we didn't play. In. These people hands." Can't we must keep calm. So go home. We love you, you are so special.

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You have seen what happens. You see how bad and how badly other people are treated. I still remember watching his 

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statement on Twitter on January 6 and thinking: "This is the best he could come up with?" After all, the Capitol had just seen an armed

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After all, the Capitol had just seen an armed insurrection that left several people dead and more than 100 police officers wounded.