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How The Capitol Mob Compares To Black Lives Matter; Actor Wendell Pierce42:04
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Some on the right have compared the violence of the insurrection to last year's Black Lives Matter protests. Historian Ashley Howard explains why the comparison doesn't hold up to reality. And, "The Wire" star Wendell Pierce talks about the role of art in advancing social progress. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Jan. 18, 2021, full broadcast. You can find more at hereandnow.org — and follow us on TwitterInstagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on January 18, 2021.

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