Recommended Reading / March 16th, 2023 / By AllSides Staff
AllSides is offering resources to help you spot misinformation and separate truth from fake news on The Capitol riot and 2020 election.
Recommended Reading / March 13th, 2023 / By Dan Schnur
The Republican primary campaign has clearly entered a new stage.
Story of the Week / March 9th, 2023 / By AllSides Staff
Tucker Carlson aired previously unseen footage from the January 6 Capitol riot, arguing the footage proves Jan. 6 was not an insurrection.
Recommended Reading / March 8th, 2023 / By AllSides Staff
Was the event widely referred to as the Jan. 6 Capitol riot truly an “insurrection,” or just a riot? Media outlets on the left and right reveal political bias in how they describe the events of Jan. 6.
Recommended Reading / August 22nd, 2022 / By Clare Ashcraft
Both sides are concerned about democracy being under threat — but often for very different reasons.
Recommended Reading / August 2nd, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
The divide over which riots mattered more was evidenced by a recent discussion between two AllSides team members.
Recommended Reading / June 20th, 2022 / By Dan Schnur
One testimony from the hearings has been particularly overlooked, but no words from these hearings will end up mattering more.
Story of the Week / June 9th, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
The House committee probing the Jan. 6, 2021 Capitol riot held its first public hearing Thursday.
Recommended Reading / January 7th, 2022 / By Dan Schnur
A few hours after Biden concluded his Jan. 6 remarks, a potentially uncomfortable challenge to the Democrats’ anti-Trump commitment emerged at the Capitol.
Story of the Week / January 6th, 2022 / By AllSides Staff
Left- and center-rated outlets have focused more than right-rated sources on the Jan. 6 committee's investigations, the trials of Jan. 6 rioters and who they are, and Trump's role and culpability.
Misinformation Watch / December 29th, 2021 / By Henry A. Brechter
Despite a lack of evidence, the claim showed up in Trump’s impeachment proceedings and was repeated by President Joe Biden months later.
Story of the Week / December 16th, 2021 / By AllSides Staff
The House committee investigating January 6 revealed text messages sent to Trump's chief of staff by his son and Fox News personalities.
Recommended Reading / June 7th, 2021 / By Dan Schnur
From The Center This view is from an author rated as Center. When an armed mob invades the U.S. Capitol and threatens the lives of their elected representatives, it seems reasonable to investigate the causes for the insurrection to keep it from happening again. But for congressional...
Recommended Reading / February 18th, 2021 / By Jackson Lanzer
From the Center This viewpoint is from a writer rated Center. “We are all in this together” was a powerful message that I gleaned from my conversation with Adam Hoffman on the evening of January 6th, mere hours after a mob of Trump supporters stormed our nation’s capital, embodying the...
Story of the Week / January 14th, 2021 / By AllSides Staff
Sign up here to receive the Story of the Week in your inbox every Thursday. The violence in Washington D.C. last week, which left five people dead and the U.S. Capitol building vandalized, had other wide-ranging consequences. It led directly to President Donald Trump being impeached by...
News / January 11th, 2021 / By James Coan
From the Center This viewpoint is from a writer rated Center. According to two surveys released on Friday, the majority of Republicans oppose and disapprove of the breach of the Capitol building . A survey from PBS NewsHour conducted by Marist College found widespread 80% Republican...
Bias / January 8th, 2021 / By Julie Mastrine
From the Right This piece is from a writer rated Lean Right. A protest at the Capitol turned chaotic and violent Wednesday when protesters stormed into the building and one woman was shot and killed by Capitol police; a cop died from his injuries and three others died from “ medical...
News / January 7th, 2021 / By Joseph Ratliff
From the Left Editor's Note: This viewpoint is from a writer rated Lean Left. In today’s bipolar political discourse, it’s easy to wave away controversies because “both sides do it.” This dynamic has reared its head once again, this time regarding Republican senators and House members...
Story of the Week / January 7th, 2021 / By AllSides Staff
Sign up here to receive the Story of the Week in your inbox every Thursday. Congress certified President-elect Joe Biden's victory early Thursday after tallying states' Electoral College votes. Shortly after, President Donald Trump released a statement saying "there will be an orderly...