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Robert Reich: The Biggest Threat to Our Democracy (That You Haven’t Heard Of)

The biggest threat to our democracy that nobody is talking about is the real possibility of a rogue Constitutional convention — empowering extremists to radically reshape the Constitution, our laws, and our country. If just a few more states sign on to what’s called an “Article V convention” for a balanced budget amendment, there’s no limit to the damage they...