Inside The Insurrection: 'The Events Of Jan. 6 Put A Stain On America's Reputation'

Jul 28, 2021

Dara Kennedy and Maya Shwayder continue the discussion following Tuesday's January 6 committee hearing where four Capitol officers recounted their experiences with emotional testinmonies describing the attacks. The show will explore the term insurrection, the ongoing turmoil between lawmakers, a look into the behaviors of those that took part and whether this type of extremism is prevalent in our region. Guests include:

  • Austin Sarat -¬†William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Jurisprudence and Political Science, Amherst College
  • Laura Hansen - Sociologist and Professor Emerita of Criminal Justice. Western New England University
  • Robert Trestan - Director, Anti-Defamation League of New England