The U.S. Capitol Riot Was Years in the Making. Here's Why America Is So Divided

The U.S. Capitol Riot Was Years in the Making. Here's Why America Is So Divided

There is no advanced industrial democracy in the world more politically divided, or politically dysfunctional, than the United States today. The Capitol riot was not just years in the making, but decades. That has manifested itself both in politics—see redistricting and voter suppression schemes—as well as the violence we witnessed at the Capitol. Years in the making, these feelings of resentment hit a fever pitch in the Trump years, culminating in last week’s deadly riot. The same tech companies that power our modern world have also brought a revolution in our media consumption.

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