John R. Wallach

John R. Wallach

John R. Wallach is a Professor of Political Science at Hunter College & The Graduate Center at the City University of New York.

Articles by this author

"This is because minority interests in civil society are able to manipulate the political process in their favor – mostly via the unequal distribution of money and power." (Photo: Peoples World/flickr/cc) Views
Thursday, August 09, 2018
On the Ambiguity of "Democracy" in America
In American public discourse – articulated by public officials, media outlets, and ordinary citizens of virtually all political stripes – the United States is called a democracy. However, this attribution is false and has been so since the foundation of the republic. Many know this, but many don’t...
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