Things got so bad in America that a Super Bowl commercial for Jeep featured Bruce Springsteen preaching reconciliation. The lingering aftermath of the 2020 election exposed structural weaknesses in American democracy that, left unchecked, will continue to erode the foundations of our government “of the people, by the people and for the people.” Our democracy is in danger. It’s time to get up.
The hyper-partisanship that has been building in Washington for two decades and the exploitation by former President Donald Trump of the deep divisions within our political institutions have left our country with two different countries: one that accepts the 2020 elections. were righteous and one who still fiercely believes the election was stolen.