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Trump reimagines the idea of a “rigged election” based on claims made on Twitter.

Donald Trump’s claims of election “fraud” have almost entirely changed. He is now alleging a conspiracy involving social media companies, the FBI and Democrats. This new spin has quickly won the backing of many Republicans and right-wing media sources. Several surveys show Trump trailing in early presidential primary polling. President Donald Trump’s campaign is emphasizing the idea of a “rigged election”. Ben-Ghiat: “You have to keep the conspiracy mentality going”.