Previously… There is no situation in which a winner-take-all election can be both competitive and representative. Ranked Choice Voting, Defined Ranked-choice voting is a form of proportional representation that allows voters to rank candidates in order of preference. In a… Read More ›
Previously… Whatever your personal politics, whatever your opinions on these issues, it must be acknowledged: our representative democracy isn’t. There are any number of explanations for this phenomenon. It could be argued that increased self-sorting has resulted in geographic areas… Read More ›
More to come in the next few days. I’ve got a couple of pieces I’m working on that are shaping up nicely. Stay tuned.
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Robert Pirsig died yesterday, at 88. “We live in topsy-turvy times,” Pirsig wrote in Zen & The Art of Motorcycle Maintenance. He was right then, and he’s right now. You could write a whole book–you could spend a whole career–digging into Zen,… Read More ›