Elections in the United States
Proportional Ranked Choice Voting vs Electoral Elections
Ranked ballots allow a voter to pick their favorite candidates without worrying about inadvertently helping to elect the “greater of two evils”
True the Vote filed lawsuits that were ridiculed by Republican judges
True the Vote is known for making outsized allegations based on shoddy methodology and withholding evidence to support its claims.
Back to the Future: Why Republicans Hate the 1960s
Steve Hochstadt: Republicans avoid talking about their leadership and power in Washington for the past 30 years, because they are fighting to undo the changes in our political system that came earlier, during the late 1960s and early 1970s.
Maricopa GOP Calls Out Arizona AG for Stolen Election Lies
A rare example of Republicans calling out their own instead of bending to pro-Trump lies as 2022’s primaries get underway.
The Black political class have so little to show for their efforts
The Black political class and the democratic party are once again infantilizing Black voters instead of giving them what they need and want.
New Book Argues Mandatory Voting Will Fulfill America’s Promise of Democracy
Miles Rapoport and E.J. Dionne say a healthier political culture and more representative government will result when all eligible citizens vote.
Rashida Tlaib: Dems Must Elect Next Generation of Working Class Champions
Julia Connelly: The midterm elections are coming up fast—and this year we can elect the Working Families majority we need.
Have We Started a Cold War and Left Ukraine to Fight It?
Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J.S. Davies: Nothing justifies the Russian invasion, but there is a more insidious reality at work beneath the surface of this classic morality play.