Washington Watch: Democracy is Under Attack

by James Zogby in Washington Watch

This past week, I participated in a press conference on the steps of the Supreme Court sponsored by the National Commission for Voter Justice (NCVJ). We were sounding the alarm that America is in the midst of a slow-moving "soft coup" engineered by Republican operatives, bankrolled by billionaires, that is threatening to erode our democratic institutions. 

Unlike a quick military takeover by disgruntled officers, this power-grab is cleverly and stealthily using political tools to undercut the very foundations of our democracy. Continue Reading...

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