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Voters must remove Trump, because impeachment will fail. Here’s why

He was elected by people who already knew exactly what he was, so when he errs it doesn’t bother them

Juliet Samuel

It’s easy to get inured to political scandals. Politicians and tycoons fly around the world in their jets, from Davos to Washington, Tokyo to Beirut and so on, preaching to us all about values or climate or business, and they all blur into one big corruption circus.

But sometimes, the moment demands that we re-engage our critical faculties and start to pay attention. Donald Trump’s impeachment trial is one of those moments.

Democrats have been laying out the case for the prosecution in the US Senate over the past few days, and having watched some of the proceedings, my scandal-o-meter feels refreshed and revved up to incredulous levels. Here, in a nutshell, is the charge sheet...

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