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Our political system deliberately prevents electoral majorities from dominating government. Is this democracy?
What is government? The answer can clarify how we see political affairs.
Biden calls for mandates and blames the unvaccinated minority. Sharp rhetoric, bold actions but politically risky.
Will Democrats eliminate the filibuster? No. And neither will Republicans. But, filibuster politics does demonstrate the old maxim, “where you sit is where you stand”
Two recent studies that offer intriguing data on political misinformation
Past measles outbreaks offer guide about our COVID-19 future.
After mass shooting involving members of congress, many people attributed blame to heated partisan rhetoric. Why? Does it matter?
The message is clear: Get vaccinated! The data are clear as well. Most people are on board.
Yes, American’s willingness to get vaccinated changed a lot over the past 12 months. See why.
Support for the Electoral College and the popular vote hinge on election outcomes not democratic values.
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My other blog posts around the web
Three things that help make sense of measles outbreak Washington Post
American vastly overestimate number of gun owners Washington Post
Why educated Republicans are still less likely to trust vaccinations than educated Democrats – London School Economics
Gun ownership used to be bipartisan, not anymore Washington Post
Inciting to Violence? Attributions for Political Violence have a Partisan Bent – Political Violence at a Glance