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32 Pictures that Show The Huge Difference Between The "Protests" At The Capitol Vs. The Black Lives Matter Protests

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“Protests” from the Capitol:

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Protests for Black Lives Matter:


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“Protests” from the Capitol:

Rioter posing and smiling for the camera while stealing a podium from the Capitol


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Protests for Black Lives Matter:

Police in riot gear face off against a Black Lives Matter protestor who is kneeling with their hands up


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“Protests” from the Capitol:

Rioter casually walking around the Capitol while carrying the Confederate flag


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Protests for Black Lives Matter:


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“Protests” from the Capitol:

Rioters in the Senate chamber with their cell phones out


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Protests for Black Lives Matter:


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“Protests” from the Capitol:

Rioter wearing a 'MAGA' hat casually sitting in an office


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Protests for Black Lives Matter:

Police officers pointing weapons at BLM protestors


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“Protests” from the Capitol:

Rioter standing on a statue of Gerald Ford in the Capitol that was topped with a 'Make America Great Again' hat and holding a Trump flag


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Protesting for Black Lives Matter:

Someone washing pepper spray off the face of a black Black Lives Matter protestor


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“Protests” from the Capitol:

Maskless rioters standing next to the Capitol holding a Trump flag


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Protests for Black Lives Matter:

A BLM protestor trying to escape tear gas being deployed by a line of police officers


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“Protests” from the Capitol:


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Protests for Black Lives Matter:


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“Protests” from the Capitol:

Rioters taking photos of each other inside of the Capitol after storming the building


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Protests for Black Lives Matter:


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“Protests” from the Capitol:

Rioter casually sitting on a couch next to a bust inside the Capitol after storming the building


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Protests for Black Lives Matter:

A police officer aiming a weapon at a protester who has their hands up


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“Protests” from the Capitol:

A shirtless rioter wearing a a viking hat and face paint appears to yell as he stands inside the Capitol while holding a US flag


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Protests for Black Lives Matter:


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“Protests” from the Capitol:

Several rioters walking freely inside the Senate chamber


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Protests for Black Lives Matter:

Police officer aiming a weapon at a protester who's taken a knee and held up a sign


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“Protests” from the Capitol:

A rioter wearing a Trump hat holds a phone as he walks through the Capitol


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Protests for Black Lives Matter:

Police officer detaining a protestor on the ground


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“Protests” from the Capitol:

Rioter jumps from balcony to the floor inside the Senate chamber


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Protests for Black Lives Matter:

Protesters run from tear gas deployed by the police


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“Protests” from the Capitol:

Man taking a photo of a fellow rioter who is posing next to a statue in the Capitol


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Protests for Black Lives Matter:


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“Protests” from the Capitol:

Protesters taking photos in the Capitol


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Protests for Black Lives Matter:

Officer in full riot gear pepper spraying a protester who has their hands up


Michael Ciaglo / Getty Images