Biden appeals to US, world on anniversary of Capitol Attack
VOA says Joe Biden made an impassioned appeal to Americans and defended the values of democracy on the first anniversary of the stunning insurrection attempt that Biden said tested the nation’s identity.
“Are we going to be a nation that accepts political violence as a norm?” Biden asked Thursday morning from the Statuary Hall of the U.S. Capitol, where violent protesters entered a year ago, vandalizing, looting and seeking out senior congressional leaders. “Are we going to be a nation where we allow partisan election officials to overturn the legally expressed will of the people?”
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