Understanding ‘mob mentality’ and politics

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Trump supporters gesture to U.S. Capitol Police in the hallway outside of the Senate chamber at the Capitol in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Northern Illinois University sociology professor Dr. Simon Weffer joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to explain the psychology behind pro-Trump rioters storming the U.S. Capitol.

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