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PBS Frontline Special: Lies, Politics and Democracy

This PBS program is interesting: FRONTLINE’s season premiere investigates American political leaders and choices they’ve made that have undermined and threatened democracy in the U.S. In a two-hour documentary special premiering ahead of the 2022 midterms, FRONTLINE examines how officials … Continue reading

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Passing the buck

Here is what I have learned about the list of fake electors from Politico and The Hill. Mike Roman, then Trump’s 2020 director of Election Day operations, reportedly delivered false elector certificates to Matt Stroia, Rep. Mike Kelly’s (R-Pa.) chief … Continue reading

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Two Dangerous Ideologies

On April 28,2022, Heather Cox Richardson discussed  “two right-wing, antidemocratic ideologies.” About the first she wrote: One is pushed by Texas governor Greg Abbott, who is embracing a traditional American states’ rights approach to attack the active federal government that … Continue reading

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Rep. Andy Kim on Jan 6, 2021

Compiled / tweeted by Rep. Andy Kim: Remember what Republican leaders said before amnesia set in. I took notes that night: Mitch McConnell (Jan 6): “The mob was fed lies. They were provoked by the president and other powerful people…They … Continue reading

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