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The American System

Nov 2020

November 17, 2020

November 18, 2020

Trump’s Autogolpe against Democracy in Action: Local GOP Hacks Block Certification of Election Results in Wayne County (Detroit), Michigan, Where Biden Beat Trump by Overwhelming Margin; Democrats on State Canvassing Board Must Proceed to Full Certification at Once! 

[Late Reports Say Revote Has Unanimously Certified Wayne County for Biden Just After 9pm EST.]

Berserker in the Oval Orchestrates Global Rout of United States: Trump Fires Christopher Krebs, Director of Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) at Department of Homeland Security; Krebs Was Top US Cyber Guardian and Risk Advisor Who Called Recent Election the Most Secure in American History, with No Significant Fraud; Trump Found This Intolerable, So Washington Will Now Be Less Able to Defend Against Foreign Aggression;

Leaks Reveal Peace-Loving Trump Asking for Options to Attack Iran In Meeting Last Thursday; Bombing and/or Cyberattacks Were Considered; Don Momentarily Deterred by Obvious Threat of General Middle East War; 

On Orders from White House, New Pentagon Boss Gen. Miller Announces Pullout of Half of US Forces from Both Afghanistan and Iraq; Trump Sees This as PR, but in Age of Great Power Rivalry, These Moves Are Foolhardy and a Gift to Trump’s Masters in Moscow and Beijing;

Georgia Secretary of State Raffensperger Says Lindsay Graham Urged Destruction of Legal Ballots to Help Trump; Lindsey Issues Indignant Denial;

The Good News: Judy Shelton, Trump’s Unfit Stay behind Wrecker for Federal Reserve Board, Fails to Advance to Final Confirmation Vote in Senate;

In Big Step Forward for Strategic Defense of US against Growing Power of Madman Kim of Pyongyang and Others, US Navy Shoots Down ICBM with Aegis Missile from Destroyer at Sea in Central Pacific

Distant Mirror for Central Asia: Battle of Talas in 751 AD, When the Abbasid Caliphate of Persia and the Tibetan Empire Defeated the Army of the Tang Dynasty, Blocking a Chinese Takeover of Central Asia