An American Coup is Nothing New

The First One was the 400-Year-Long War and Not Quite Total Extermination of Native Americans

Herbert Dyer, Jr.
AfroSapiophile
Published in
7 min readJan 19, 2021

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Donald Trump, 45th President of the United States. Taken on November 9, 2016 shows US President-elect Donald Trump as he arrives at the New York Hilton Midtown in New York. (AFP)

Men make their own history, but they do not make it as they please. They do not make it under self-selected circumstances, but under circumstances existing, already given, and transmitted from the past. The tradition of all dead generations weighs like a

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Herbert Dyer, Jr.
AfroSapiophile

Freelancer since the earth first began cooling. My beat, justice: racial, social, political, economic and cultural. I’m on FB, Twitter, Link, hdyerjr@gmail.com.