Amanda Marcotte

Amanda Marcotte is a senior politics writer at Salon and the author of "Troll Nation: How The Right Became Trump-Worshipping Monsters Set On Rat-F*cking Liberals, America, and Truth Itself." Follow her on Twitter @AmandaMarcotte and sign up for her biweekly politics newsletter, Standing Room Only.

Ron DeSantis
Ronna McDaniel
Anti-vaccine protesters
David DePape; Donald Trump
Members of far-right group Proud Boys raise signs to protest against Drag Story Hour
Ron DeSantis
Donald Trump; Facebook
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis
Kevin McCarthy; Majorie Taylor Greene
Ben Shapiro
Police Tape
Ted Cruz; Gas stove fire
Members of the Proud Boys make a hand gesture while walking near the US Capitol in Washington, DC on Wednesday, January 6, 2021
Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump pray outside the U.S. Capitol
Cigarette butts and an empty pack of Newports sit in an ash tray outside of the Hart Senate Office Building