The Coup. It almost happened. In America? Yes.

CNN’s report also suggests that after the events of Jan. 6, Milley feared an attack on the presidential inauguration, telling senior military and law enforcement leaders: “Here’s the deal, guys: These guys are Nazis, they’re boogaloo boys, they’re Proud Boys. These are the same people we fought in World War II. We’re going to put a ring of steel around this city and the Nazis aren’t getting in.”

This article from Salon does a credible job laying out the whole scenario, and what was happening behind the scenes in January 2021.