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    • Q&A

    My long-lost conversation with John Lewis on his vision of nonviolence

    March 3, 2021

    In this never-before-released interview, the late civil rights leader and congressman talks systemic racism, permanent warfare, extreme poverty and nonviolence as a way of life.

    • Analysis

    Could the left withstand a coup attempt if it ever won the presidency?

    and George Lakey
    March 1, 2021

    Two of the organizers who trained Americans to defend against a Trump-led coup explain how to minimize the threats to democracy going forward.

    • Analysis

    How pop culture can help explain the coup in Myanmar

    February 20, 2021

    Disney’s “The Lion King” offers critical insights into how coups work — and the causes and mechanisms behind the recent coup in Myanmar.