Convicted criminal General Mike Flynn advocated a military coup in the United States to overthrow President Biden.
Here is a video of former General and National Security Advisor Mike Flynn calling for a coup in Myanmar to replace the sitting US President with Donald Trump. Talk of war is very real. pic.twitter.com/1GoP5OG1He
– Justin Glawe (@JustinGlawe) May 30, 2021
Flynn was asked, "Why can't what happened in Myanmar happen here?"
The crowd at the Texas QAnon Treacherous Madness Conference cheered, and Flynn replied, “No reason. I mean this should happen here. "
Who will tell Flynn that members of the military strongly disapproved of Trump and large numbers of them voted for Joe Biden?
Mike Flynn should be in jail by now.
He advocates the violent overthrow of the United States government, which is a crime.
It is dangerous to dismiss the QAnon crowd as a group of Randkooks. These people are the personification of the threat to democracy in the United States. They are also the backbone of the Republican Party.
You don't believe in democracy. QAnon is a decade-long right-wing conspiracy belief that manifests itself in its logical outcome.
A group of Americans cheered when the idea of a military coup arose.
A growing section of the Republican Party is turning into a threat to the United States government, and they mark Memorial Day weekend by calling for a military coup.
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Mr. Easley is the Founder / Senior Editor, White House Press Pool, and a Congressional Correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a bachelor's degree in political science. His thesis focused on public order with a specialization in social reform movements.
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