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Extremism In The U.S. Military

Supporters of President Donald Trump gather outside the U.S. Capitol, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington.
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A significant contingent of the rioters who stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6 included people with a military background, from active duty personnel to veterans.

Defense secretary Lloyd Austin has called for a military-wide stand down to address extremism within the ranks.

Today on All Sides with Ann Fisher, we examine the history and current threat of extremism in the U.S. military.

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