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Splitting Apart: American Polarization, Part 1

This is part one of a two-part series on polarization in America. This post focuses on Americans' views on, and roles in, polarization. Part two addresses the systemic causes of polarization that result from our ... Read Now >
The Wrong Crowd

The Wrong Crowd

By Barbara Carvalho There is a crisis of public confidence in America’s business institutions.  A recent Knights of
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Stacy Newton

The Inauguration: A View From the Crowd

We had no tickets to the Inauguration.  We simply walked toward the National Mall.  It was freezing; the
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Election Night: Witnessing History

Election Night: Witnessing History

It was an unusually warm November evening marred only by a few sporadic raindrops -- Election Night 2008.
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The New Hampshire Pre‐election Polls

The New Hampshire Pre‐election Polls

So, what exactly happened last night in New Hampshire? Did Hillary Clinton have a stunning comeback in the
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Trendbreakers: March 3, 2007

Trendbreakers: March 3, 2007

Trendbreakers is a new show that spotlights the latest pollnumbers and the people and the stories behind them.
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Race-Conscious Admissions Programs: The Court of Public Opinion

Race-Conscious Admissions Programs: The Court of Public Opinion

On April 1 the Supreme Court began hearing oral arguments on two cases challenging how the University of
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