The Washington Post reports:
Protests planned in support of President Trump on Jan. 6 are multiplying by the week. Formal rallies are planned most of the day and will draw pro-Trump demonstrators to the Washington Monument, Freedom Plaza and the Capitol.
But online forums and encrypted chat messages among far-right groups indicate a number of demonstrators might be planning more than chanting and waving signs.
Threats of violence, ploys to smuggle guns into the District and calls to set up an “armed encampment” on the Mall have proliferated in online chats about the Jan. 6 day of protest. The Proud Boys, members of armed right-wing groups, conspiracy theorists and white supremacists have pledged to attend.
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JANUARY SIXTH, SEE YOU IN DC!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) December 30, 2020
Dear every sane person in America: stay TF out of DC on Jan.6.
Friends who live there, please stay inside! https://t.co/NctZ5aP5N8
— Amy Siskind 🏳️🌈 (@Amy_Siskind) December 31, 2020