Fake

Webster’s Dictionary defines “fake” as “not true, real or genuine.” Roget’s Thesaurus synonyms, among others, are “phony, pseudo and pretend.”

Due to the Electoral College and Russian bots, we have a fake president. Due to gerrymandering, we have a fake Congress. Due to House Republican Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, we have a fake Supreme Court.

Our Constitutional Democratic Republic where majority rules while respecting rights of minorities is temporarily out of service.