Feb 15, 2022

A dream of power, an awakening to destruction (podcast)

How the events of last January 6 put the existence of the United States in question (6 January 2022)

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Timothy Snyder
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“As we reach the first anniversary of Trump's failed coup attempt, the former president and his supporters are indulging in a pleasant dream of his return to power in 2025.  An electoral victory seems unlikely: he lost last time as an incumbent by seven million votes.  But the dream rests more on resentment than on procedures.  If Trump is installed rat…

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