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What if a US presidential candidate refuses to concede after an election? | Van Jones

16:25 | Oct 26th

2 recommendations

If the 2020 US presidential election is close, the race could drag on in the courts and halls of Congress long after ballots are cast, says lawyer and political commentator Van Jones. Explaining why t...Show More


fiercefab recommended:Nov 2nd

It’s stunning how much of American democracy hinges on time-honoured norms — like a gracious concession speech from the losing party to ensure a peaceful transfer of power. That’s. Just. A. Norm. It’s not a requirement under the constitution. Van Jones walks through several previously unthinkab...Show More

I thought this episode was:

🔪 Chilling
💡 Educational
🤔 Thought-provoking
🕵️‍ Well-researched

danny recommended:Oct 31st

Good to know heading into this week. Van Jones makes some really good points.

I thought this episode was:

💡 Educational
🤔 Thought-provoking


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