I began by writing: “Once I got over the shock of seeing rampaging protesters in the halls of the Capitol” and then I stopped. No, we should never, ever get over that shock and we have to use our rage to act. This cannot ever happen again.

We will learn a lot about how this specific incident happened; Why was there not enough security, especially in contrast to almost every protest demanding racial equity? Why were guards taking selfies with protestors and why were rioters disrupting our government allowed to simply walk out of the building?

All that and a…

R.T. Rybak

Minneapolis Foundation CEO. Lover of all things Minnesota, esp. the Twins. Author of Pothole Confidential: My Life As Mayor of Minneapolis. @R_T_Rybak

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