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It takes a long time to vote

Jonathan Coopersmith, Texas A&M University The Conversation, CC BY-ND“No citizen should have to wait more than 30 minutes to vote,” declared a 2014 federal...

Being convicted of a crime has thousands of consequences besides incarceration...

Cynthia A. Golembeski, Rutgers University Newark At least 77 million U.S. adults have criminal records, including nearly 7 million currently in prison or jail...

Teenagers reveal what they really think of Donald Trump

Aaron Metzger, West Virginia University Teenagers in the United States are informed about their political world and capable of effectively evaluating political leaders, including President...

How one man fought South Carolina Democrats to end whites-only primaries...

Bobby J. Donaldson, University of South Carolina A rusting chain-link fence represents a “color line” for the dead in Columbia, South Carolina. In Randolph Cemetery,...

Barriers for transgender voters ahead of the 2018 midterm elections

Timothy R. Bussey, Kenyon College Recently, there have been a number of historic firsts for transgender political candidates. In 2017, State Rep. Danica Roem of Virginia...

Two big problems with American voting that have nothing to do...

Sascha Meinrath, Pennsylvania State University Over the past year, the public discussion on election security and integrity has focused on concerns about foreign meddling in...

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Animal research provides a flawed model, so why not stop?

Monika Merkes, La Trobe University Much of the research involving the development of new drugs still uses animals. Apart from moral questions about inflicting pain...