Jamie Kirchick, writing in the Los Angeles Times, requests that readers should envision a military overthrow against a future President Donald Trump — and contends why one would be fundamental. Kirchick refers to the case of the late fizzled overthrow in Turkey as a wellspring of motivation:

Americans seeing the latest failed coupe endeavor in Turkey as some extraordinary outside news story — the most recent, fierce yet barely bizarre political advancement to happen in a locale always assailed by turmoil — ought to interruption to consider that the possibility of comparable unsteadiness would not be impossible in this nation if Donald Trump were to win the administration.