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Opinion: What Exactly IS a Coup d’Etat?

As we gingerly rolled out of our beds earlier this week and reached for our phones, we found the hashtag #coup trending on Twitter and discussions of a potential American coup d’etat viral across social media. A coup d’etat is the illegal overthrow of an existing government. Most coups d’etat are run by aspiring dictators or political and

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