Comment: "coup d'état" and "putsch" definitions

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"coup d'état" and "putsch" definitions

A coup d'état (English: /ˌkuːdeɪˈtɑː/, French: [ku deta]; plural: coups d'état; translation: strike (against the) state, literally: strike/blow of state)—also known as a coup, putsch, and overthrow—is the sudden, illegal deposition of a government, usually by a small group of the existing state establishment—typically the military—to depose the extant government and replace it with another body, civil or military. A coup d'état is considered successful when the usurpers establish their dominance. When the coup neither fails completely nor succeeds, a civil war is a likely consequence. -wikipedia

putsch - a sudden and decisive change of government illegally or by force

I'm not sure whether coup d'état or putsch better describes the actions of the RNC but they bode poorly for any hopes we have for the Romney administration. If the Romney campaign is willing to dictatorially change the rules within the Republican Party, it suggests how Romney will run the country and regard our Constitution. I don't like President Obama's use of executive orders including his personal war on Libya and usurpation of immigration law from Congress. I am concerned that President Obama will appoint up to four Judge Ginsbergs to the Supreme Court.The Romney/RNC actions must be somehow weighed against Obama's record and proclivities. I will donate no money or time to Obama, Romney, or the RNC; only to liberty candidates.