Levin rips the Jan. 6 komitee: 'We live in a post-constitutional America'

In his opening monologue on Sunday, Levin held a pocket copy of the United States Constitution, acknowledging, “This is supposed to be the overall law of the land that protects our individuality, our freedom and the civil society.

Egter, he warned that as citizens under the current regime, “in many ways we live in a post-constitutional America” en dit “those who are waving the Constitution today on the January 6 committee have been major participants in its demise.

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Chairman Bennie Thompson, D-Mej., makes remarks during the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol.

Chairman Bennie Thompson, D-Mej., makes remarks during the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol. (Foto Deur Tom Williams/CQ-Roll Call, Inc via Getty Images)

Levin went on to illustrate thekangaroo courtnature of the January 6 committee hearings.

Let me ask you a question. Let’s say you are gonna go to a court of law. There is no judge. There is no jury. You don’t have a lawyer. You can’t call witnesses. You can’t provide exculpatory evidence, you have to watch. And watch,” Levin gesê. “Let’s say the jury is chosen by Nancy Pelosi, but don’t worry its bipartisan, ons het 7 Demokrate en 2 Republicans and there’s media in the back taking pictures, rolling cameras, taking notes, as ‘scribes’ for the prosecution-the prosecution being the juryand then reporting, ‘oh we have new findings, new information has come out.’ It’s not a perfect parallel but good enough, that is pretty much what’s been going on with this January 6 committee.

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Chairman of the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, aanval op die Capitol, Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Mej., talks with the media after a hearing of the committee, Donderdag, Junie 16, 2022, op Capitol Hill in Washington.

Chairman of the House select committee investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, aanval op die Capitol, Rep. Bennie Thompson, D-Mej., talks with the media after a hearing of the committee, Donderdag, Junie 16, 2022, op Capitol Hill in Washington.

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