Democracy

Jake Johnson, staff writer
The former president of Bolivia called the Supreme Electoral Tribunal's decision "illegal and unconstitutional."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
The U.S. election system "ignores the vote of the majority of people," said...
Jon Queally, staff writer
 On the day of the New Hampshire primary, a New Hampshire voter is offered a Bernie Sanders campaign sign after casting her vote at a polling location in Nashua, New Hampshire on Tuesday February 11, 2020. (Photo: Melina Mara/The Washington Post via Getty Images)
"Sanders is much more pragmatic and less ideological than his opponents would...

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Sick of our electoral debacle? Check out Iceland, where the radical Pirate Party is improbably poised to win their election with a quarter of Icelanders' support, more than any other party. Riding a wave of post-Panama-Papers rage at corrupt business as usual, the Pirates would reject the two governing parties to form a coalition with small progressive ones to work for direct democracy, free speech and transparency. Their rubric: “We are not here to gain power. We are here to distribute power.”