Reply to post: Re: "Unless you go the full totalitarian, and run a private security state"

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Re: "Unless you go the full totalitarian, and run a private security state"

As I understand it, the Constitution is still just a document: Ink on a page, literally. Someone with enough cojones and enough backing could just push that document aside and rule autocratically. That's what a lot of coups are about.

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