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Why America stopped voting

the decline of participatory democracy and the emergence of modern American politics

by Mark Lawrence Kornbluh

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Published by New York University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Voting -- United States -- History,
    • Political participation -- United States -- History,
    • Political parties -- United States -- History,
    • United States -- Politics and government

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-239) and index.

      StatementMark Lawrence Kornbluh.
      SeriesThe American social experience series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK1965 .K67 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 243 p. :
      Number of Pages243
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL30484M
      ISBN 100814747086
      LC Control Number99006956

        Editor’s Note: Two political scientists find Trump still has winning hands. In a Sunday column in The Washington Post, “Stop laughing at Donald Trump,” a liberal analyst from the Brookings Institution tries to warn the Washington, D.C. beltway elites that they should take the businessman seriously because he has figured out how to win a national election—by . The Voting Rights Act of was a landmark piece of legislation designed to protect a principle of American democracy: equality at the ballot box. But in some states, access to voting is.

        But there is a more important point: the closer an election is, the more likely that its outcome will be taken out of the voters' hands -- most vividly exemplified, of .   A American Sociological Review study ("Social Isolation in America: Changes in Core Discussion Networks over Two Decades") reported that, in , 25 percent of Americans did not have a.

      Prevent election fraud by banning electronic voting machines, which are easily manipulated, in all federal elections. The right of citizens to vote for government officials is one of the most sacred rights in a free society, and is the bedrock of representative democracy. Why do Russians keep voting for Putin? Given the fact that more than 60% of Russians regret the fall of the USSR, think that life was better under communism and that they view Stalin had the most outstanding Russian political leader of all time, why don't they vote for the communist party instead of Putin?


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