For this week's blog we will analyse the events that took place at the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday afternoon. These events have shocked our nation and the rest of the world. Please view the video on incitement, read the article below, and then answer the questions.
Q1. Speaker Pelosi and Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer - have urged Vice-President Pence and Mr Trump's cabinet to remove the president for "his incitement of insurrection". What are your thoughts on this issue? Do you believe President Trump is in any way responsible for inciting violence at the U.S. Capitol, or does the responsibility lie solely at the hands of those who chose to riot?
Q2. President Elect Joe Biden has described the Capitol riots as the “darkest day” in U.S. history. Do you agree or disagree with this statement? In your opinion what will it take for our nation to move forward after this event?