The man told jurors he spent hours listening to far-right podcasts before breaking into the Pelosi home and attacking the then-Speaker’s husband with a hammer.
“The hour’s come for a new generation to lead the Democratic caucus that I so deeply respect.”
Trump’s own social media platform, Truth Social, is filled with conspiracy theories about the attack on the House Speaker’s husband.
“He knocked me out,” the candidate, who suspects he was targeted with election-related violence, told VICE News.
The man who police say attacked the House Speaker's husband told them he’d planned to torture Nancy if she didn’t answer his questions the way he wanted.
Key Republicans are pushing a new conspiracy theory to avoid grappling with the possibility that their lies may have inspired the attack on Pelosi.
David DePape, who was caught by police at Paul Pelosi’s home, appeared to ascribe to a grab bag of far-right conspiracy theories, including Pizzagate.
VICE News identified several blogs under the name of the suspect that espoused far-right conspiracy theories, racism, and sexism.
Weibo users are using this newly unearthed fact to highlight their perception of Pelosi’s visit of Taiwan as part of a long held anti-China sentiment.
The three-day military exercise is “designed to intimidate.”
Hackers claiming to be affiliated with Anonymous defaced a Chinese government website in support of Taiwan and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi’s visit to the country.