Both liberals and conservatives seem to believe that each opposing side will refuse to accept the results of the upcoming 2020 election.
A general narrative has formed claiming that President Donald Trump will refuse to leave office even if he loses the election. Publications have entertained this idea and many have warned readers of what may come in just a few months.
The Washington Post, for example, informed readers on “how to prepare for Trump rejecting the election results.” New York Magazine declared the president is already “laying the groundwork to contest the result of the election.”
Politico pondered what could happen if Trump doesn’t “accept 2020 defeat” and The Intercept wrote that “Trump is prepared to do whatever it takes to keep power,” even questioning if he can “be stopped.” An article from The Daily Beast wrote that “the left” is “secretly” preparing “for MAGA violence after Election Day.” (RELATED: How Celebrities, Politicians And The Media Are Helping Make 2020 Go From Bad To Worse)
The Daily Beast cited “a coalition of leading progressive groups” who got together virtually “to begin organizing for what they envision as the post-Election Day political apocalypse scenario.” The article also cited the