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Wed Nov 11, 2020, 08:51 AM

3. This is a seriously important article

Sean Wilentz, a professor of history at Princeton, was outspoken:

It would be not simply a major departure but a deeply dangerous one were Trump to deny the legitimacy of Bidenís election. It would be a brutal renunciation of American democracy. It would create not simply a fissure but a chasm in the nationís politics and government, telling his tens of millions of supporters as well as his congressional backers to reject Bidenís presidency. It would be an act of disloyalty unsurpassed in American history except by the southern secession in 1860-61, the ultimate example of Americans refusing to respect the outcome of a presidential election.


This lines up eerily with what Thomas Friedman has been saying, that our nation hasn't been in such peril since the days of the Civil War.

Thank you for posting.

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