Democracy

The former president said he had seen firsthand the "degree to which information, disinformation, misinformation was being weaponized.”
The GOP has no problem being completely unmoored from reality.
The Texas Democrat said he found out about the insurrection while on the House floor after receiving a number of disturbing texts from family and friends.
Secretary of state contests are in the 2022 spotlight as Trump continues to undermine American democracy. None may be bigger than Georgia’s.
The U.S. is the only nation among the G-7 to have faced a threat to its representative democracy in modern times — from its own sitting president.
Lies about 2020 election fraud by former President Trump were “a historic turning point” that's had "spillover effects" in other countries, the report said.
Stop counting on elite institutions to do the right thing. Pass popular laws with a majority of votes and let the chips fall where they may.
"Plenty of words come to mind to describe ... actions by one of America’s two major political parties," the editorial reads. "'Patriotic' is nowhere among them.”
"Our democracy is fundamentally at stake. History will judge what we do at this moment."
Over 120 retired generals and admirals signed on to a letter falsely claiming the 2020 election was stolen in a move other veterans say erodes democratic norms.