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The Capitol Riot Wasn’t a Coup. It Wasn’t Even Close.

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Coups are nearly always acts committed by elites against the sitting executive power using the tools of the elites. It's clear the elites want Trump gone, and Wednesday's riot was no coup.  Original Article: "The Capitol Riot Wasn’t a Coup. It Wasn't Even Close.​" This Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by Christopher Condon. Narrated ...

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Coups are nearly always acts committed by elites against the sitting executive power using the tools of the elites. It's clear the elites want Trump gone, and Wednesday's riot was no coup. 

Original Article: "The Capitol Riot Wasn’t a Coup. It Wasn't Even Close.​"

This Audio Mises Wire is generously sponsored by Christopher Condon. Narrated by Michael Stack.

 

Ryan McMaken
Ryan W. McMaken is the editor of Mises Daily and The Austrian. He has degrees in economics and political science from the University of Colorado, and was the economist for the Colorado Division of Housing from 2009 to 2014.

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