distrust of government

Cochise County

Republican losses fan election conspiracies in rural Arizona – Associated Press

Photo: Cochise County District 1 Supervisor Tom Crosby holds a copy of the public meeting’s agenda during a discussion over a proposed transfer of election functions and duties to the county recorder James Knox was glad to get out of the big city. Part of a network of activists who believe U.S. elections are unreliable,

Ben Shapiro

Opinion: Our Blundering, Intrusive Government – Ben Shapiro

Our government seeks more and more control. Our government is not competent. These two statements are both true, and together amount to a nightmare for institutional credibility. A government that seeks more control must at the very least demonstrate credibility in implementing its goals; a government that is incompetent can only regain legitimacy by limiting

Small Towns

No Longer The Fringe: Small-Town Voters Fear for America – Associated Press

Photo: John Kraft sits next to his yawning cat, Tux, at his hilltop farmhouse in Clear Lake, Wis, A word — “Hope” — is stitched onto a throw pillow in the little hilltop farmhouse. Photographs of children and grandchildren speckle the walls. In the kitchen, an envelope is decorated with a hand-drawn heart. “Happy Birthday,

Oath Keepers

Oath Keepers founder Stewart Rhodes’ path: From Yale to jail – Associated Press

Photo: Stewart Rhodes, founder of the citizen militia group known as the Oath Keepers, center, speaks during a rally outside the White House in Washington, on June 25, 2017 Long before he assembled one of the largest far-right anti-government militia groups in U.S. history, before his Oath Keepers stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6,

Gun Violence

Gunfire, shootings and panic mar American weekend – Associated Press

A man firing a rifle killed shoppers at an Indiana mall’s food court. A gunfight at a Houston home killed four people. A stand-up act by the comedian Craig Robinson in North Carolina didn’t even begin before club-goers fled from a man with a gun. In Las Vegas, the specter of gunfire at the MGM

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