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Will the centre hold?

Political polarisation and violence in the run-up to the mid-terms point to divisions so deep that this week's events won't affect the outcome

While no one would accuse President Donald Trump of instigating the recent acts of violence, it is undeniable that his rhetoric against his political rivals have exacerbated the political tensions in the country.

IT HAS been one of the deadliest weeks in United States political history, which included a horrific massacre of innocent Americans in their sacred place of worship and an attempted bombing spree targeting prominent public figures, including two former presidents. These events have gripped an...

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