That is only your view, based on Right news sources, many of which are lying. I know this because they lied about me. And which freedoms are you speaking of? Because Trump, as a fan of Putin and beneficiary of Russian social media campaigns on his behalf, was heading down the road that Putin paved. There is no free press in Russa, nor are there free and fair elections. Your veiw is based on a certain spin. This is something that needs to be discussed: What the truth really is. Saying just "the Left" is meaningless. That is too big a basket and creates enemies of your own country folk. So, I dialogue with folks from the "other side," because creating enemies within is the function of autocrats, dictators and fasicsts. You might check this out ... see the first video: Dialogue with a Trump supporter ... https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSoNmAw6D9khLcC9-EeAUiQ

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