Democracy, Protests, Primaries and History

Jonathan Bernstein is a Bloomberg View columnist. He taught political science at the University of Texas at San Antonio and DePauw University and wrote A Plain Blog About Politics.
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1. Rick Hasen on the deregulation of money in elections. Like it or not, it’s really not all about Citizens United.

2. See also Lee Drutman at Polyarchy on political reform.

3. Amy Erica Smith at the Monkey Cage on what’s happening in Brazil.

4. Dave Hopkins assesses the New York primary.

5. And at the Plum Line, Greg Sargent talks to historian Eric Foner about Andrew Jackson, Harriet Tubman, and how to appreciate U.S. history.

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