Let’s vote on it

Voting with a capital “V” is fraught. It happens rarely, it’s fairly permanent and thus momentous. We bring identity and media and politics into a swirl, spending billions of dollars to create something that feels both fruitless and participatory at the same time. Voting uses a 5,000-year-old method to, in a tiny moment of time, […]

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