‘An Indelible Stain’: How the G.O.P. Tried to Topple a Pillar of Democracy

From The NY Times:

And it meant that Republican leaders now stand for a new notion: that the final decisions of voters can be challenged without a basis in fact if the results are not to the liking of the losing side, running counter to decades of work by the United States to convince developing nations that peaceful transfers of power are key to any freely elected government’s credibility.