“How Screwed Are Democrats?” Part One: History

So I’ve been going over some numbers recently, talking to folk about how the US system…

A Hallucinogenic Tree Changed How Humans Used Drugs

Over a thousand years ago, people in South America threw one hell of a rager—and showed…

Zionism is an Indigenous rights movement and being anti-Zionist is antisemitic.

On Oct. 26, the San Diego Unified School District Board of Education passed a resolution condemning antisemitism,…

How small is the Republican Population?

Since my last data-filled OP was such a hit, and triggered so many defense mechanisms, let’s…

Why You Don’t Want To Live In Republican-Heavy States In 2022

Self-Indulgent Intro Well hello and welcome. If you clicked on this article, it’s probably because you…

A Relevant Thought Experiment

Imagine the following scenario: There’s a big festival in a large town in a nearby state.…

Districting In The USA: Arkansas

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Districting in the USA: Arizona

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Districting in the USA: Massachusetts

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US Split By Party? A Map

So a lot of chatter goes on here and elsewhere about the USA splitting up on…