Broken machines, incomplete voter rolls
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Broken machines, incomplete voter rolls leave some wondering whether their ballots will count

‘It was just chaos’: Broken machines, incomplete voter rolls leave some wondering whether their ballots will count   Despite getting sample ballot, double checking my status, wasn’t on the voter roll. Upset doesn’t even begin… pic.twitter.com/FtLjtzTf5r — sarah sprague (@sarah_sprague) June 7, 2016 California voters faced a tough time at Read more…

can data save democracy
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Can Data Save Our Democracy?

In the past decade, there’s been a steady breakdown of democracy in America. Between Donald Trump’s demagoguery, ongoing government-sanctioned mass surveillance, and an electoral process dictated by media and money, even the concept of democracy is dangerously open to interpretation. Data, that lauded harbinger of mathematical accuracy and scientific truth, Read more…