After the insurrectionists attacked the US Capitol in an attempt to halt our democracy, the government needs to take action to preserve the Constitution. Those who assaulted Capitol police need to be charged. So too those who vandalized the building — and everyone who took it by force (everyone who entered the building after the breach is included in this category). And everyone who whipped up the crowd with lies and incendiary speech to encourage these actions should be charged as well.

Just as importantly as the above, Congress needs to call what happened what it was — an insurrection…

Bentley Davis

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