I think we are giving Trump too much power in his sway over the GOP. The Republicans in Georgia, Texas, Florida, etc. are not changing the laws to elect him. They are changing the laws to elect themselves & other Republicans. It's not just for him. It's very much for themselves.
The share of Americans who are white will become a plurality rather than a majority, so they are setting the stage for minority rule. Of course, they need not do this as over half of Latinos identify as white and many(notall) Asians align as white adjacent.
But the point isn't to bash Yang, he pwns himself.
The point is, the motivation for GOP voter suppression AND voter nullification bills is to hold power for themselves, not just for Trump.
I did a little thread about this a while back

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30 May
Next time #BlackBloc or the Youth Alliance see Andy Ngo, why not get video of him provoking violence, staging vandalism, etc. Prove that he is a liar, don't make him a martyr. Be more strategic.
Please. Also, since you're not protesting for any reason, just stop.
Here is the BLM calendar. Notice your protests are not on it. You're not protesting for Black lives at all
Here's Antifa saying they are not part of your protests since you are not protesting fascists
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25 May
There are some people so afraid of being treated as an equal to a Black person, they lose their entire minds. Hustlers for white supremacy
That links brings you to his many articles designed to terrify white people
He is a lying piece of shit. He wrote about Portland schools and it's unrecognizable bullshit but will sure scare parents.
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25 May
If you're a white person & have a brilliant idea of how to strike back against white supremacy, please check with more than a few Black people before announcing it to the world. If you're not Black, you may be unaware of how your brilliant idea might actually work in their lives
Let's consider the Racial Privacy Initiative, or Prop 54, that was on the ballot in 2003. I am aware of it because my organization sent some staff to help work to defeat it. Ward Connerly, an anti-AA multi-racial Californian was the public face of the proposition.
If passed, the collection of race information in education, employment, housing, etc. It did exempt medical data collection, law enforcement, policing, etc. Its purpose was to end any form of affirmative action, but would allow discrimination in housing & employment by hiding it
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24 May
I don't want to see Snowden trending unless it's to announce his arrest. As to the defenders of Russia/Belarus saying that a Belarus fighter jet forcing a commercial jet to land so they can arrest someone is is exactly the same as an attempt to arrest Snowden. They are lying.
First, when Evo Morales plane was forced to land, that was due to some fuel level indicator malfunction. No fighter jet forced that plane to land. It landed in Austria. Bolivia claimed that was because 4 other countries denied them air space.
According to the Bolivian Defense Minister at the time, the plane was not searched. According to Austria, the plane was searched for Snowden. But the landing was not forced by anything but the pilot wanting to check on the fuel level indicators.
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23 May
How many of you are familiar with Mary Gauthier?
I love her so much! My favorite is Mercy Now.
Another favorite is I Drink
I think this is a great love song if you have a sense of humor.
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19 May
I think a neighbor may be already drunk. Every few minutes I hear what sounds like a hammer striking wood, then a very loud FUCK. There's a silence while I imagine him checking his fingers to see if they're okay before the next two hammer blows and the next loud FUCK.
My apartment complex has a very high wooden fence separating it from the houses. Almost all the noise comes from those houses. It sounds like the same guy who calls his pet for hours at a time. I've lived here 11 years & I still can't tell if its name is Larry, Gary, or Harry
He always sounds drunk when he's calling his pet, too. It sounds like someone standing at the door, calling, but only saying the name, never come here, come on, her boy, or any other word. He obviously has never learned that dogs & cats respond more when the 2nd syllable goes up
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