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An email suggesting enabling 2FA isn't coercion. You voluntarily enabled 2FA and then choose not to protect the backup codes as they repeatedly warn to do because loss of them along with loss of your 2FA device will result in exactly this situation.

Now instead of accepting the result is the consequence of your own poor choices you are trying to shift the blame to GitHub.

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