This Senate hearing proves white supremacy played a big role in the Capitol Hill riot
FBI Director Christopher Wray testifies on Capitol Hill, in Washington, D.C., before a Senate Judiciary Committee on the the Jan. 6 Insurrection, domestic terrorism and other threats, on Tuesday, March 2, 2021. - Jennings Graeme/Pool/TNS

Republicans are determined to blame Black Lives Matter and antifa for the Capitol Hill riot. But after Tuesday’s Senate hearing on the insurrection, there’s no doubt that white supremacy was the real culprit. FBI Director Christopher Wray confirmed what many of us already knew — that white supremacy is thriving in America. The sentiment that has been brewing for several years reached a pinnacle when an angry mob stormed the Capitol on Jan. 6. Though its prominence rises and declines with the political climate, it has always been there waiting for the right moment to explode. And there is one t...