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Studies Show Capitol Rioters Were Majority White Men

Clip: 05/06/2021 | 17m 30s | Video has closed captioning.

A new study on the January 6 Capitol insurrection finds that of the nearly 400 rioters arrested or charged, 93% are white and 86% are male. Professor Robert A. Pape explains why the majority of attackers were White men.

Aired: 05/06/21

Rating: NR

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