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March 2, 2024
He normalized obstruction but sometimes made the Senate work.
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How Black women get their political news matters for this election  
A new study investigates the ways Black women use social media, TV news, and other sources to engage with politics.
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February 27, 2024
New findings from the 2022 U.S. Transgender Survey
New state-level bills targeting transgender, nonbinary, and intersex Americans add to these individuals' concerns.
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February 26, 2024
Good Playlist: Intro to comparative politics ▶️
A soundtrack to encourage students to apply course concepts in a different context.
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February 23, 2024
Young Indonesians voted in a former general as president
The 2024 election results suggest new challenges for Indonesia’s 25-year democracy.


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Right-wing populist parties have risen. Populism hasn’t.

The success of these parties isn’t about a surge in populist sentiments.
- January 19, 2024
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Iowa showed how Trump has redefined conservatism

Trump performed much better among “very conservative” caucus voters than he did in 2016.
- January 17, 2024
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Why global commerce is now in the crossfire

From the Red Sea to the Baltic and the Pacific, geopolitics are putting global commerce at risk.
- January 11, 2024
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Foreign policy-related U.S. presidential campaign ads ▶️

This Good Playlist offers highlights from television presidential campaign ads since the 1950s.
- January 2, 2024
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How Republicans made a U-turn on impeachment

2023 isn’t 2019, it turns out.
- December 16, 2023
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What it will take to end the Israel-Hamas war 🎧

An expert on civil war weighs in.
- December 15, 2023
- March 1, 2024
Another hold-up in one of the Trump cases.
- February 8, 2024
An expert on the politics of sovereign debt, Layna Mosley, takes a closer look at the current global debt crisis – check out our latest podcast episode.

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February 22, 2024
Good to Know: U.S. war powers
Does the president or Congress have the power to go to war?
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February 19, 2024
What Europe can do to reverse democratic backsliding 🎧
A conversation with Dan Kelemen about the successes and failures of stopping democratic decline in Hungary and the rest of Europe.
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February 16, 2024
UN court decides Russia has violated treaty to combat terrorism
But the court didn’t agree with most of Ukraine’s complaint.
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February 15, 2024
Democrats aren’t driving radicalization on immigration
A recent Washington Post op-ed blames the wrong party.
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February 14, 2024
Hungary’s president just resigned
And that’s the least interesting part of an evolving political scandal.
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February 13, 2024
The puzzle of Americans’ economic pessimism isn’t a puzzle at all
There’s a potential resolution to the big "vibes" debate.
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February 12, 2024
Can the U.S. pressure Israel to end the war?
The U.S. government has a long history of trying to restrain Israel, with mixed success.
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What to watch for at the 2022 NATO summit

Putin’s invasion of Ukraine complicates discussions of the alliance’s new Strategic Concept

How will the end of Roe affect IVF?

Our research suggests that Republicans and Democrats want to preserve infertility care – although some laws could have unintended consequences.