Abolish the Electoral College!

It’s an anachronism, says the NYU Politics Professor—and the state-by-state "winner take all" rules for presidential elections are even worse.

Could Approval Voting Prevent Electoral Disaster?

One of the originators of "approval voting" explains how his model would prevent the kind of foregone-conclusion elections that discourage voters from participating.

Who’s the Fairest Democracy of Them All?

If the U.S. wants to develop a more rational, representative electoral system, it might look to Germany.

Samson, Delilah, and Game Theory

The "Biblical Games" author and game theorist demonstrates how biblical characters are "by and large rational, God included."