A year after the Jan. 6 storming of the Capitol, the United States seems perhaps even more alarmingly fractious and divided. Regrettably, the right has sustained its support for Donald Trump and continued its assault on American democratic norms.
It Can Happen Here
We think American democracy is impervious to autocratic tendencies because of the measures built into the Constitution. But we're finding out that it's only as strong as its weakest links. And there seem to be fewer of those every day.