November 16, 2016 at 02:54PM on Facebook

“Many Democrats will hopefully return to their antiwar, pro-civil liberties stance as soon as Trump enters the White House. But Donald Trump’s victory should convince other liberals that concerns about civil liberties and presidential power are not mere academic exercises or useful tools for beating on political opponents. As we’re about to find out, ignoring them once in power has very real consequences.”
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