Sentencing the Insurrectionists: Is It Enough?

Will Trump and other planners of the attempted coup ever be brought to justice?

Civil Courts building with doric columns and engraving above door: “Where Law Ends Tyranny Begins.”

According to the U.S. Justice Department, about 350 MAGA supporters who stormed the Capitol last January 6 have not yet been identified, including 250 who assaulted police officers.



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Kirk Swearingen

Half a lifetime ago, Kirk Swearingen graduated from the University of Missouri’s School of Journalism. His work has most recently appeared in Salon.