More arrests and the crackdown on alleged white supremacist extremists is supposed to inspire condience.
For the most part we don't have much sympathy for people who allowed themselves to be suckered into a
panty raid riot without a plan on behalf of a TV game show host.
However, even a cursory look at the participants reveals that these dudes aren't so out of the ordinary. In fact, they're not exceptional in any way and that's kind of the point . . . In a nation of angry white dudes, making white dudes even angrier might have unintended consequences. To be fair, there's probably some pretty important distinctions that I'm missing . . . But they all look alike to me.Show-Me Crackdown
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - Two Missouri brothers have turned themselves in to the Federal Bureau of Investigation after arrest warrants were issued for their roles in the riot at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6. Michael Aaron Quick and Stephen Brian Quick, both from Springfield, both surrendered to FBI agents after the warrants were issued by [...]
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - An Olathe man facing federal charges for his alleged role in the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riots , served in the U.S. Marine Corps for 20 years. Thursday, Christopher Charles Kuehne, was charged with conspiracy, civil disorder, obstruction of an official proceeding, knowingly entering or remaining in any restricted building or grounds without lawful authority and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds.
Former Council Candidate
Federal agents and Topeka police arrested a man Friday morning on charges related to the riot in the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6. William Pope, who ran for Topeka city council in 2019, was "taken into custody without incident," a spokesperson for the Federal Bureau of Investigation in Kansas City said in an email.
America watched as hordes of rioters broke into the U.S. Capitol on January 6 - crushing through windows, pressing up stairways, and sending lawmakers and law enforcement running for their lives. The flood of protesters who streamed into the Capitol that day left federal authorities with an equally immense task: finding and charging those responsible.
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