Elections

Bridging The Partisan Gap By Befriending The Other Side
What CNN's S.E. Cupp and Van Jones are like in real life
July 21, 2014

CNN's S.E. Cupp and Van Jones explain their bipartisan friendship

The 2014 Midterms Don't Mean Anything
Pundits and pols say the stakes couldn't be higher. Quite the opposite.
July 15, 2014

Pundits and pols say the stakes couldn't be higher. Quite the opposite.

Jokowi, the "Indonesian Obama," Is in a Presidential Nail-Biter
How did this supposedly transformational candidate let it get so close?
July 09, 2014

How did this supposedly transformational candidate let it get so close? 

Here's How We Can End Gerrymandering Once and for All
July 02, 2014

A new metric for determining how parties stack the deck in elections.

Don't Look Now, But Afghanistan is Spiraling Towards Crisis Right Along with Iraq
Kabul in crisis amid allegations of election fraud
June 18, 2014

The country's in crisis amid allegations of election fraud.

I'm Supposed to Be a Cynical Journalist, and I've Fallen in Love with a Politician
The excruciating pain of watching Matt Miller lose
June 16, 2014

The excruciating pain of watching Matt Miller lose.

The Unelectable Whiteness of Scott Walker
A journey through the poisonous, racially divided world that produced a Republican star
June 15, 2014

A journey through the poisonous, racially divided world that produced a Republican star.

Facebook Could Decide an Election Without Anyone Ever Finding Out
The scary future of digital gerrymandering—and how to prevent it
June 01, 2014

"Digital gerrymandering" represents a frightening future. Here's how to prevent it.

On the 1992 Campaign Trail with Jerry Brown
March 2, 1992
May 19, 2014

California governor Jerry Brown was once part-hippie, part-futurist.

Is India's New Prime Minister a Neo-Fascist or a Reformer?
May 16, 2014

Modi, implicated in a massacre in 2002 while chief minister of Gujarat, has been elected as India’s new prime minister. Is he a dangerous neo-fascist, as some say, or the strongman reformer that this country of 1.2 billion people craves?

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