America’s anachronistic electoral college gives Republicans an edge
Why Share It: The Economist explains how America’s electoral college currently gives Republican presidential candidates a built-in advantage.
Lafayette Square could decide Trump’s legacy — and election
Why Share It: Political reporter Jonathan Lemire describes how street protests outside of the White House, and President Trump’s reaction to them, have changed the tenor of U.S. political discourse and may affect the outcome of the November election.
Covid-19 is spreading into Republican-voting areas of America
Why Share It: The Economist describes how America’s COVID-19 crisis, once concentrated in large, coastal cities, has migrated to the interior of the United States, where more voters identify as Republican.