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Unsung heroes: The people who stood up to Trump in his final days

We always knew Trump would contest the election results. He’s spreading wilder and wilder conspiracy theories about non-existent voter fraud. Of course, these claims haven’t held up in court because there’s zero evidence. But the integrity of thousands of people responsible for maintaining American democracy is being tested as never before.Tragically, most Senate and House Republicans are failing the test by refusing to stand up to Trump. Their cowardice is a devastating betrayal of public trust, and will have lasting consequences.They worry that speaking out could invite a primary challenge. But democracy depends on moral courage. These Republicans are profiles …read more

Source:: AlterNet