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Who Is Guy Fawkes?

Who Is Guy Fawkes?

The fifth of November is Britain’s Guy Fawkes Day — a national holiday that memorialises a revolutionary group’s plot to blow up Parliament and bring down the government. It’s fitting, honestly, that this celebration falls right around Election Day in the U.S., especially this year, since we don’t even seem…

How to Remove an Incapacitated U.S. President With the 25th Amendment

How to Remove an Incapacitated U.S. President With the 25th Amendment

The U.S. Constitution provides instructions for how to remove a President from office if they are unfit to do their job — gravely wounded, for example, or mentally unstable. The process could also be used if the President is incapacitated, for example if they were sedated and on a ventilator.