In a financialized neoliberal economic regime, rural places start to look more and more like an economic periphery within a core country. The true core is in NYC, San Francisco, and everywhere else you’d expect.
Montana’s special election and the underlying tragedy of Western politics
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Agree. This is what makes the Electoral College so vital to American democracy — it serves as a bulwark against a ‘wall of money’ domination by the largest metro areas/media markets.