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.

Michel Martin speaks to the study’s principal investigator, Professor Robert Pape, to discuss these findings and some surprising revelations about the attackers and their motives.

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Link to University of Chicago Project on Security and Threats PowerPoint: The Face of American Insurrection; Right Wing Organization Evolving into a Violent Mass Movement: https://d3qi0qp55mx5f5.cloudfront.net/cpost/i/docs/americas_insurrectionists_online_2021_01_29.pdf?mtime=1611966204

For the analysis in The Atlantic, click here.