Political dynasties dominated US politics for several decades. However, it appears that their sway and influence have begun to wane.
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The cracking and packed partisan redistricting strategies aren’t just systemic problems; they constitute the entire political system.
Due to the Electoral College’s excessive influence in recent elections, most Americans back altering the presidential election process.
A Latina suffragette and one of New Mexico’s first female officials during the 20th century will have her image stamped on the US quarter.
When they feel the justices have gone beyond their authority, the president and Congress can take measures to restrain SCOTUS.
Blacks in southern counties that experienced a relatively higher number of historical lynchings have lower voter registration rates today.
The book explains how America got into the current crisis and shows how to safeguard the revered ideal of one person, one vote.
The Voting Rights Act showcases the political challenges America has faced historically but there are opportunities for a better future.
Before European contact, native Americans may have exercised democratic forms of group governance for at least a thousand years.
It would be interesting to see how the Fourth Circuit approaches and judges on Cawthorn v. Amalfi brought on grounds of the 1868 Act.