Mark Stoneman

Independent Historian / Freelance Editor and Translator

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. . . As senators and House members trapped inside the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday begged for immediate help during the siege, they struggled to get through to the president, who—safely ensconced in the West Wing—was too busy watching fiery television images of the crisis that was unfolding around them to act or even bother to hear their cries for help.

“Six Hours of Paralysis” (Washington Post)”