Tag Archives: politics

Binary Choice and American Politics in the Age of Complexity

The domestic set-up in the US, with two dominant political parties, is not conducive to constructive engagement. It favors paralysis or overreach.

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United States: Women as Voters and Politicians

U.S. women are more likely to vote than men.

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Best of the Globalist Quiz 2014

A selection of our favorite Globalist Quizzes from 2014.

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America’s Mezzogiorno: Take the Money and Run

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What is the outcome of the anti-government legislating for the southern U.S. states?

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America’s Mezzogiorno: How the South Really Operates

How southern U.S. Republicans embrace and reject big government at the same time.

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America’s Mezzogiorno: A Thanksgiving Reflection

Why are U.S. southern states so determined not to serve the very real needs of their poor populations?

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Madam Ministers

Which major government currently has the highest percentage of women in its cabinet?

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An End to Presidential Term Limits?

How modern U.S. politics incapacitates itself.

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Shortsighted Russia, Patient China

Ten ways Putin’s Crimea intervention re-opens the door to territorial claims against Russia.

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German Elections: A Primer on Political Powersharing Since 1949

Politically speaking, Germany is a conservative country.

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