21. January 2022

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Oath Keepers and others storm the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021 (Brett Davis, https://flic.kr/p/2kq367g; CC BY-NC 2.0, https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/2.0/)

The Oath Keepers, one of the premier anti-government movements in the United States that boasts a purported membership in the thousands, is facing an existential threat. The group is already under pressure from the arrests of dozens of its foot soldiers related to their efforts to breach the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021. The Department of Justice has now raised the stakes with the seditious conspiracy charges filed on Jan. 12 against the Oath Keepers founder, Stewart Rhodes. Given that escalation, it’s worth taking a look at the history of Rhodes’s involvement in the Oath Keepers and what his


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