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Why Trump’s challenges to democracy will be a big problem for...

James D. Long, University of Washington and Victor Menaldo, University of Washington When a mob attacked the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 and stopped Congress...

Populism erupts when people feel disconnected and disrespected

Noam Gidron, Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Peter A. Hall, Harvard University American society is riven down the middle. In the 2020 presidential election, 81...

Faked videos shore up false beliefs about Biden’s mental health

Dustin Carnahan, Michigan State University From Ronald Reagan in 1984 to Bob Dole in 1996 and even Hillary Clinton in 2016, candidate health has become...

Who formally declares the winner of the U.S. presidential election?

Amy Dacey, American University With the U.S. presidential election rapidly approaching at a time of extraordinary political and social disruption, the possibility of an unclear...

The two-party system is here to stay

Alexander Cohen, Clarkson University The American two-party system has long been besieged. Many of the founders feared that organizing people along ideological lines would be...

Craigslist turns 25 – a reminder that a more democratic version...

Jessa Lingel, University of Pennsylvania Fake news. Online surveillance. Phishing scams. Biased algorithms. It’s easy to be cynical about the internet, and harder to remember a...

The 25th Amendment wouldn’t work to dump Trump

Erik M. Jensen, Case Western Reserve University Here’s some advice for frustrated impeachment advocates who think there might be other ways to force Donald Trump...

Teaching hope during the 2020 campaign season

Sarah Stitzlein, University of Cincinnati The 2020 presidential election campaign has already started. Election campaigns inspire hope, but they can also quickly lead to political...

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The Village Voice’s photographers captured change, turmoil unfolding on New York...

Tamar Carroll, Rochester Institute of Technology and Joshua Meltzer, Rochester Institute of Technology When The Village Voice, the nation’s first alternative weekly, closed in late...