The right-wing is not going to be swept away. It will continue to be a dominant force. There will be a 6:3 hard-right majority on the Supreme Court. Roe vs Wade will be overturned. The ACA will be voided. Pandemic recovery will be blocked.
These things are true even if Biden wins.
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Oh c’mon. This is the best democracy that money can buy!
It’s not as though your vote doesn’t count like everybody else’s.
Oh wait- that’s not true… Electoral College … and the unconsidered influence of eligible voter turnout… https://theconversation.com/whose-votes-count-the-least-in-the-electoral-college-74280
With regard to that electoral college math, my mind is blown. I am reassured to see the brobdingnagian influence of the District of Columbia.