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Under pressure after the Capitol riot, self-styled militias are regrouping around anti-vaxx conspiracy theories | Insider

By Tom Porter
July 14, 2021

In the wake of the January 6 Capitol riot, so-called militia groups such as the Three Percenters and Oath Keepers were in disarray.

Their members, dressed for war, were on the front line of the violence that rocked the seat of US democracy that day.

But involvement in the attack brought intense pressure on the groups from US law enforcement. Six members of the Three Percenters were in June charged with conspiring to attack the Capitol, following a slew of similar charges against Oath Keepers members.

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Source: Under pressure after the Capitol riot, self-styled militias are regrouping around anti-vaxx conspiracy theories | Insider