Thousands of supporters for President Trump filled Freedom Plaza in Washington, D.C., on Saturday as several rallies took place speaking out against what they see as widespread vote fraud throwing the election to presumptive President-elect Joseph R. Biden.
At least three pro-Trump rallies — “March for Trump,” “March for 45” and the “Million MAGA March” — were scheduled to begin in Freedom Plaza at noon. All three appear to be linked to the Stop the Steal movement, which has held protests nationwide in support of the president’s claim that there was widespread voter fraud in the recent election.
Demonstrators from the left-wing groups Refuse Fascism and All Out DC are also hosting counterprotests.
Before Saturday’s dueling demonstrations began at noon, Black Lives Matter D.C. tweeted a video showing people ripping down signs