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A big step forward: the new Sudanese government has criminalized female genital mutilation. Toppling a dictatorship can make a big difference.
Trump just had peaceful demonstrators viciously attacked. No, Mr. President. This is not a dictatorship. This is the United States of America. Our citizens have a constitutional right to peacefully protest. It's called the First Amendment.
The Pelosi dictatorship accelerates. She dictates kicking paintings out of Congress. Any committee report? Any vote in committee? Any floor debate? Any floor vote? No. This was the Pelosi dictatorship in action. Imagine the Biden-Schumer-Pelosi machine.
China is a dictatorship that, for decades, enforced a one child per family policy under penalty of forced sterilization. But they can't close down the farmer's market from hell? #CoronaVirus #WetMarkets
Today more than 50 countries around the world now recognize the rightful government of Venezuela. The Venezuelan people have spoken and the world has heard their voice. They are turning the page on Socialism and Dictatorship; and there will be NO GOING BACK!
Barr has turned the DOJ into Trump's stooge. McConnell has turned the Senate into Trump's rubber stamp. Gorsuch and Kavanaugh have turned the Supreme Court into Trump's doormat. The GOP has turned itself into a Trump cult. At what point do we call this a dictatorship?
This is how democracies die: When they cede too much power, give in to the decrees of an autocratic ruler, punish dissent, and forget the past horrors of dictatorship. Democratic freedoms must be safeguarded, especially in times of crisis.