Public rejection of “demographic change” fuelled the January 6 “insurrection” in Congress, says the chief author of a study into the rioters’ backgrounds.
But the study declined to consider if the federal government fuelled the rejection of “demographic change” by welcoming economic migration for the last 40 years.
The study by the Chicago Project on Security and Threats looked at 716 individuals who have been charged with crimes in the riot. Chief author Robert Pape described the results in ForeignPolicy.com:
Our national survey shows that the No. 1 belief among insurrectionists—shared by fully 75 percent of respondents—is the “great replacement” of the …