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The Nine Tribes of American Politics

There’s so much more than “Red versus Blue”

Photo by Harry Quan on Unsplash

The American political system, a “first past the post” system of elections, leads to unnatural division in American politics. Republican and Democratic, Red and Blue, one of the few beliefs all share is they have a fundamental disagreement about core American values. To some degree, that’s true. But these two groups are also coalitions of people with…

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Daniel McIntosh

Daniel McIntosh

A Ph.D. in international studies tired of living in the Dark Ages. Working for something better. A top writer in economics.