Our book, Divided We Stand, looks at the 2020 election and the January 6 insurrection. Some Republican leaders -- and a measurable number of rank-and-file voters -- are open to violent rebellion, coups, and secession.
The innuendos to violence worked leading up to and on J6, with enough wiggle room in his mob boss language to give him semi-plausible deniability. Will it work again? Not with a big group uprising like before, but now it is the intimidation of isolated incidents that he wants. pic.twitter.com/a9PKuUwGd1— Ron Filipkowski 🇺🇦 (@RonFilipkowski) March 23, 2023
"Soros backed animal" is a nice racist two-fer https://t.co/paNi6XFagC— Kevin M. Kruse (@KevinMKruse) March 23, 2023