Imagine If Republicans Had a Better Hand…

Photo: Peruvian President Alberto Fujimori in 1995

Let’s start with the obvious.

In the twenty days since the presidential election, Donald Trump has engaged in a campaign unprecedented in American history to try to nullify the results of the vote, discard the will of the people, and cling to power in a banana republic-style self-coup. In the process, he is doing horrific and perhaps irreparable damage to one of the most fundamental tenets of…