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GitHub reverses course, cites 'significant errors of judgment' in firing of Jewish employee

GitHub CEO Nat Friedman. GitHub GitHub admitted on Sunday that it made "significant errors of judgement" when it fired an employee who suggested that "Nazis" were among the Capitol rioters.  The company said its head of HR stepped down on Saturday, and that it is offering the employee his job back.  "To the employee we wish to say publicly: we sincerely apologize," Erica Brescia, GitHub's COO, said in a statement.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. GitHub said Sunday that...
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GitHub reverses course, cites 'significant errors of judgement' in firing of Jewish employee

GitHub CEO Nat Friedman. GitHub GitHub admitted on Sunday that it made "significant errors of judgement" when it fired an employee who suggested that "Nazis" were among the Capitol rioters.  The company said its head of HR stepped down on Saturday, and that it is offering the employee his job back.  "To the employee we wish to say publicly: we sincerely apologize," Erica Brescia, GitHub's COO, said in a statement.  Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. GitHub said Sunday that...
Tags: Microsoft, Nazis, US, Trends, Silicon Valley, Donald Trump, Github, Coo, Capitol, Brescia, US Capitol, Nat Friedman, Tech Insider, Erica Brescia, Tim Levin, Capitol Siege


ICYMI: Your TPM Weekend News Roundup

Impeachment 2.0 President Trump loves the unprecedented. And this week, he became the only American president to be impeached twice. Ten Republicans joined their Democratic colleagues to impeach Trump. Almost exactly a year ago, no House Republicans voted for Trump's first impeachment. A Republican congressman who backed impeachment told MSNBC that he and his colleagues are altering their routines and looking into purchasing body armor, as Congress and the nation reels from the deadly...
Tags: News, Congress, Senate, Joe Biden, Fbi, House, New York Times, Nancy Pelosi, Republican, Biden, Msnbc, Doj, Trump, Capitol, National Guard, Sen Lindsey Graham R SC


Pelosi says Congress members may face prosecution if an investigation shows they were accomplices in Capitol siege

Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks during a press conference at the U.S. Capitol on January 15, 2021. Samuel Corum/Getty Images House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Friday said that Congress members could face prosecution should an investigation show that they were accomplices in the Capitol riots. "If they aided and abetted the crime, there may have to be actions taken beyond the Congress in terms of prosecution for that," Pelosi said during a news conference. Pelosi also pointed ou...
Tags: Politics, News, Congress, California, Germany, Trends, Joe Biden, Fbi, House, New Jersey, Nancy Pelosi, Riots, Donald Trump, Investigation, Justice Department, Capitol Police


Passionate Pelosi calls out Capitol riot 'punk'

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi shares her thoughts on a man that wore a "Camp Auschwitz" shirt during the riot at the US Capitol.
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'Punk': Watch Pelosi call out Capitol rioter

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi shares her thoughts on a man that wore a "Camp Auschwitz" shirt during the riot at the US Capitol.
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Rioter seen wearing 'Camp Auschwitz' hoodie during Capitol siege arrested

The rioter seen wearing a "Camp Auschwitz" hoodie during the siege on Capitol Hill has been arrested.
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Virginia man wearing ‘Camp Auschwitz’ sweatshirt during Capitol riot arrested

Robert Keith Packer was arrested in Newport News, Va., by the FBI's Norfolk Joint Terrorism Task Force, a spokesperson for the Norfolk...
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Man in 'Camp Auschwitz' shirt, photographed at U.S. Capitol riot, arrested in Virginia

Robert Keith Packer, who lives in Newport News, was taken into custody a week after the deadly, anti-democracy uprising.
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Github fires employee for using the n-word … Nazi

Software company GitHub is taking a lot of heat for firing a Jewish employee for referring to the people who stormed the Capitol on January 6 as "Nazis." The Verge has the details: GitHub reportedly fired a Jewish employee after he posted a message in Slack that said "stay safe homies, Nazis are about" the day of the attack on the US Capitol….The message sparked controversy inside the company, with one colleague criticizing him for using divisive language. GitHub's HR team chastised the employee...
Tags: Law, Washington, America, Github, Capitol, US Capitol, Jon Hyman, Camp Auschwitz, Mert Kahveci


Alleged US Capitol rioter in 'Camp Auschwitz' sweatshirt arrested

The US Capitol rioter photographed wearing a sweatshirt bearing the phrase “Camp Auschwitz” was arrested Wednesday in Virginia,...
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Man photographed wearing 'Camp Auschwitz' shirt inside Capitol arrested

A man who was seen wearing a sweatshirt that read “Camp Auschwitz” during the riot at the Capitol was arrested Wednesday in Newport News, Va.
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Expert who warned of Trump's fascist behavior: America is entering a new era of political instability

Trump supporters stand on the US Capitol Police armored vehicle as others take over the steps of the Capitol on Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, as the Congress works to certify the electoral college votes. Bill Clark/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images Ruth Ben-Ghiat is a prominent historian and a scholar on fascism and authoritarian leaders. She's the author of "Strongmen: From Mussolini to the Present." Just after the 2016 election, Ben-Ghiat predicted that President Trump would engage in desper...
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Man seen wearing "Camp Auschwitz" shirt during Capitol riot arrested in Virginia

The image of the shirt referencing the Nazi concentration camp drew widespread condemnation on social media
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‘Camp Auschwitz’ Rioter Is Arrested

A man who was photographed wearing a sweatshirt that read “Camp Auschwitz” while inside the Capitol last week was arrested in Newport...
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Man in 'Camp Auschwitz' sweatshirt during Capitol riot arrested, law enforcement official says

A rioter who stormed the US Capitol last week wearing a sweatshirt emblazoned with the phrase "Camp Auschwitz" was arrested Wednesday morning in Virginia, according to a law enforcement official.
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Man in 'Camp Auschwitz' sweatshirt during Capitol riot arrested, official says

A rioter who stormed the US Capitol last week wearing a sweatshirt emblazoned with the phrase "Camp Auschwitz" was arrested Wednesday morning in Virginia, according to a law enforcement official.
Tags: News, Virginia, Stories, Capitol, US Capitol, Camp Auschwitz


Experts fear violent demonstrations could continue after Biden’s inauguration

This week, the FBI confirmed what experts who study violent extremism and domestic terrorism have said they feared since rioters breached the U.S. Capitol — continued violence before and after President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration. With a week to go before Biden takes his oath of office, the FBI is warning of plans for armed protests at all 50 state capitals and in Washington, D.C., in the days leading up to the Jan. 20 inauguration. An internal FBI bulletin warned that nationwide protests ma...
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Etsy removes 'Camp Auschwitz' shirt from its website following Capitol siege

Etsy removed a "Camp Auschwitz" t-shirt from its website after a rioter was spotted wearing a shirt with the same message during the US Capitol siege.
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Etsy sorry as 'Camp Auschwitz' T-shirt sparks fury

The online marketplace removes "disrespectful" T-shirt after a complaint from the Auschwitz Memorial.
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Man in 'Camp Auschwitz' sweatshirt identified

A rioter who stormed the US Capitol Wednesday wearing a sweatshirt emblazoned with the phrase "Camp Auschwitz" has been identified as Robert Keith Packer of Virginia, according to three sources who spoke with CNN.
Tags: News, Virginia, US, Stories, Camp Auschwitz, Robert Keith Packer


Man in 'Camp Auschwitz' sweatshirt during Capitol riot identified

A rioter who stormed the US Capitol Wednesday wearing a sweatshirt emblazoned with the phrase "Camp Auschwitz" has been identified as Robert Keith Packer of Virginia, according to three sources who spoke with CNN.
Tags: Virginia, US, Cnn, Capitol, Camp Auschwitz, Robert Keith Packer


Terrified Pelosi staffers barricaded themselves in a conference room and huddled under a table as pro-Trump rioters ransacked the speaker's office: Report

Supporters of US President Donald Trump sit inside the office of US Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi as he protest inside the US Capitol in Washington, DC, January 6, 2021. SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images Staffers for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi were forced to barricade themselves inside a conference room and huddle under a table as pro-Trump rioters looted the speaker's offices, reported The Washington Post.  The mob overwhelmed police and swarmed the Capitol before lawmakers and their sta...
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Mary Trump: ‘My uncle is unstable. He needs to be removed immediately’

The niece of the US president fears he could wreak more damage to democracyTwo weeks before the election, Mary Trump described her uncle Donald’s campaign to me in stark terms: “He knows he’s in desperate shape, so he’s going to burn it all down, sow more chaos and division…[and] if he’s going down, he’s going to take us all down with him.” In the Observer’s Biden/Harris victory edition, as she considered the loser’s remaining weeks in office, her tone was still edgy. “I worry about what Donald’...
Tags: Congress, US, US news, US politics, Donald Trump, Trump, Donald, Capitol, Confederate, Mary Trump, Biden Harris, Camp Auschwitz, US Capitol breach


A British newscaster went viral as he followed an angry Trump mob inside Capitol: 'This is exactly what was feared but in no way is it a surprise'

"This is exactly what was feared," Moore said, "But in no way is this a surprise. It has been fueled by the President's rhetoric, and it's increasingly clear, this nation has not healed the wounds, it has simply amplified them." Alan Chin ITV News Washington Correspondent Robert Moore has earned praise for his sober report from inside the Capitol, which highlighted the violence and chaos behind Wednesday's American tragedy. Moore is harassed by members of the pro-Trump mob at diffe...
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