The Guardian: With US polarized & Republicans embracing autocracy targeting democracy, some experts fear Northern Ireland-style insurgency but others say armed conflict remains improbable. Professor Barbara Walter, at University of California, San Diego, warns of US civil war.

“Groups that tend to start civil wars are that were once dominant politically but are in decline. They’ve either lost political power or they’re losing political power & they truly believe that the country is theirs by right & they are justified in using force to regain control.” twitter.com/Safar_Sarabi/s…