In a democratic system, it is a matter of finding a golden mean; with only two (major) political parties at the helm each time, it is difficult to achieve a balance and spare another large part of the population (Greens, Liberals, Social Democrats, Socialists, Communists, etc.).
Will You Storm the Capitol if the 2024 Election Is Stolen? by Thom Hartmann for The Hartmann Report.
How Would the Left Treat an Illegitimate Election? by Thomas Neuburger for God’s Spies.
The pro-Trump protesters who gathered in Washington on Jan. 6 sincerely thought that the election had been stolen. I don’t think the evidence supports this. But suppose they had been right? What could or should they have done?
This isn’t an academic question. The 2024 election could well be rigged, and rigged in favor of Trump or whoever is the Republican presidential candidate. There could be competing slates of electors from key states—a Democratic slate elected by majority vote and a Republican slate chosen by state legislators.
It’s quite likely the Republicans will regain control of the Senate and the House in 2022. So the GOP, if it is united, would be able to decide in any dispute…
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