CNN anchors Don Lemon and Chris Cuomo asserted Tuesday night that the riot on Capitol Hill last Wednesday was different than the Black Lives Matter riots last summer.
Bring up the summer riots, immigration official Ken Cuccinelli said, “They just haven’t done it at the Capitol. They’ve been doing it all over the country for seven months.”
Cuomo said, “That matters. That matters. Overturning the election is different than being pissed off about being shot by cops.”
During the transition to the next show, anchor Don Lemon said, “That was a very important interview. And listen, I’m glad you mentioned about being shot by cops because you cannot compare. And I’m sick of people comparing. You can’t compare what happened this summer to what happened at the Capitol. It’s two different things.”
He continued, “One is built on people, on racial justice, on criminal justice, right, on reform, on police not