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Oath Keepers face sedition charges for Capitol attack

Clip: 01/13/2022 | 6m 12s | Video has closed captioning.

The most serious federal charges yet in the Jan. 6 insurrection were unsealed Thursday. The leader of the Oath Keepers, a right-wing paramilitary group, and 10 of his members were charged with seditious conspiracy for attempting to overthrow the U.S. government. Kathleen Belew, assistant professor of history at University Chicago and the author of "Bring the War Home," joins Amna Nawaz to discuss.

Aired: 01/13/22

Rating: NR

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