Student says he was trying to stay calm and defuse situation at D.C. protest

Posted at 7:48 AM, Jan 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-21 09:48:39-05

A group of white teenagers, many wearing “Make America Great Again” hats, was captured in a viral video taunting a Native American Vietnam veteran singing during the first Indigenous People’s March in Washington on Friday.

But as CBS News’ Marc Liverman explains, both key figures from the video are now talking…indicating there might be more to the story than what was seen on camera.