Some Thoughts on the Capitol Insurrection

Some of my perspective on the riots and insurrection at the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021.

An image of the dome of the United States Capitol. Photo credit: Jessica M. Castillo, 2014.
An image of the dome of the United States Capitol. Photo credit: Jessica M. Castillo, 2014.

A week after the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol by an armed, angry mob and I am still in shock. I’m sure many of us are. This will sit with us for quite some time. The only other time something like this has happened in our nation’s history was in 1814 by the British — so never America against…