The latest Jan. 6 conspiracy theory comes from far-right Pastor Darrell Scott of New Spirit Revival Center in Cleveland Heights, Ohio. Newsweek reported Thursday that Scott believes the Jan. 6 insurrection was "set up" by Democrats to justify another impeachment against former President Donald Trump.
This week, the Inspector General released the report on the security failures during the attack are attributed to the "decreased level of readiness" at the Capitol Police.
Still, Scott maintains that the attack was not a "spontaneous" event.
It was not a “spontaneous” event.— Dr.Darrell Scott (@Dr.Darrell Scott) 1618408069.0
On Jan. 6, Pastor Scott implied that the attack on the Capitol was somehow justified because Black Lives Matter protesters attempted to storm the White House (they didn't). He claimed that the Trump supporters learned their tactics from BLM.
When rioters attempted to storm the White House, the Left cheered. When they burned Churches, the Left approved. Wh… https://t.co/O3RuUdsj09— Dr.Darrell Scott (@Dr.Darrell Scott) 1609993338.0
This fake moral outrage by the Left is very amusing. Theyve attacked, villified, boycotted, targeted, assaulted and… https://t.co/o1iBZBXOtT— Dr.Darrell Scott (@Dr.Darrell Scott) 1609993227.0
Question: Was today’s protest “mostly peaceful”, like all the ones last summer were?— Dr.Darrell Scott (@Dr.Darrell Scott) 1609994603.0