The Ominous Rise of “Constitutional Republic” Rhetoric

The benign term is being used as a vehicle for a very disturbing message

Ryan Kelley, Republican candidate for governor in Michigan. Source: Twitter.com

I’ve heard the refrain before from conservatives on social media. In response to calling their obviously anti-democratic tactics a threat to democracy, they respond “we’re not a democracy, we’re a constitutional republic.” To a political science major…

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