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Buck Sexton shares the fascinating history of the word 'thug

Buck Sexton shares the history of the word 'thug.' (Image credit: TheBlaze TV)

Amid the riots in Baltimore, the word "thug" has been used to describe those who are looting stores, burning cars and attacking members of the press. But do you know the origins of the word, and why those who cause mayhem and destruction are referred to as thugs?

TheBlaze's national security adviser Buck Sexton on Friday shared the fascinating history of the word in less than three minutes. Watch the clip below to find out.

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