The fragmentation of power is irreversible. Parag Khanna

The Divided States of America

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The middle of the political spectrum is thinly populated: Only 10 percent of Americans identify as undecided independents. The rest is drifting apart politically.

Background

President Trump, there is no "national emergency"

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30 million Americans have no health insurance

No, President Trump, there is no “national emergency” on the souther border. You want a national emergency? 30 million Americans have no health insurance and many more are under-insured.

Obama v Romney

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No Success for Politics of Hate

Obama and Romney are tied in the polls. But the most striking aspect of the final weeks of campaigning is how little polarizing ideology and latent racism seem to matter.

American Libertarianism

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Swing-Voting Libertarians

The usual left/right dichotomy ignores a large portion of American voters: those who reject conservative traditions and big-spending liberals alike.

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Analyst

David Boaz
04.10.2012
 
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