Alex Wong / Getty ImagesDemonstrators set a fire and burn an American flag during a protest near the White House on May 31, 2020, in Washington, D.C. (Alex Wong / Getty Images)
In the lead-up to the 2016 election, many on the left were convinced that Donald Trump would refuse to accept the election results if he lost.
In reality, it was the left who refused to accept the results of the 2016 election.
Now, they are trying to preemptively delegitimize a Trump win in 2020.
Shadi Hamid made this abundantly clear in an Op-Ed published in The Atlantic on Sunday in which he suggested that Republicans should vote for Joe Biden because Democrats won’t accept the election results if President Trump wins again.
“A loss by Joe Biden,” Hamid wrote, “is the worst case not because Trump will destroy America (he can’t), but because it is the outcome most likely to undermine faith in democracy, resulting