Three Clashing Truths About the Capitol Riot

There’s a bleak interpretation, a hopeful one and something in-between. There’s merit in all of them.

Bloomberg Opinion
Jan 8 · 4 min read
What to make of it? Photo: Win McNamee/Getty Images

By Jonathan Bernstein

I still don’t really know how to make sense of the events of Jan. 6. Instead of one interpretation, I see three different ways of thinking about what happened, and which…

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