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Harper’s Magazine: The Enemies Briefcase

By Andrew Cockburn A few hours before the inauguration ceremony, the prospective president receives an elaborate and highly classified briefing on the means and procedures for blowing up the world with a nuclear attack, a rite of passage that a former official described as “a sobering moment.” Secret though it may be, we are at least…
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October 15, 2020
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The Boston Globe: We’re a bipartisan group of former leaders who have joined forcesto protect our democracy

More than 40 former congressional leaders, former Cabinet secretaries, retired military officials, and leaders of civic organizations have formed the bipartisan National Council on Election Integrity to ensure a democratic outcome to the 2020 election.  By Dick Gephardt and Tom Ridge A growing number of Americans understand that our magnificent experiment in democracy is under…
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October 13, 2020
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Nieman Lab: The election could be contested and last for weeks after Nov. 3. Here’s what experts think journalists should know.

By Sarah Scire Can he do that? How many times over, say, the last four years have readers asked you that? How many times have you asked yourself? The National Task Force on Election Crises, a cross-partisan group of experts, wants reporters to know exactly how presidential elections are conducted and decided — including what happens when…
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September 29, 2020