An Olympian, a therapist, professionals: A look at the rioters stoked by extremism

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Published on 16 Jan 2021, 22:44
Dozens have been charged for their role in the Capitol Hill riots and the FBI has identified at least 270 more people for the siege. While some of them have had ruins with the authorities in the past, the rioters, which included an Olympian, came from all walks of life. NewsHour Weekend’s Christopher Booker reports on what that reveals about extremism in the nation.

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