Vanderbilt Political Review

More Money, More Problems

More Money, More Problems

February 28, 2014

The Real Voting Fraud

Brooks Cain

January 25, 2014

It’s easy to find institutions in politics that are broken. This column strives to do something more difficult: find ways to fix them. Each month, I will tackle a new issue, and in a series of columns, I will lay out possible so...

The Trouble With Elections

The Trouble With Elections

November 13, 2013

The Ridiculousness of Gerrymandering

Brooks Cain

October 25, 2013

Take a look at this picture: This may look like a Rorschach test that a sadistic psychologist might give, but it is actually North Carolina’s 12th district, and it is an example of what is wrong with our democracy. Gerrymandering relega...

Congressional Conundrum

Congressional Conundrum

October 11, 2013

International Idealism

International Idealism

September 25, 2013

A Layman’s Guide to the Supreme Court’s Options

Brooks Cain

March 28, 2013

The arguments have been made, and the cases have been heard. The potentially landmark gay rights cases, Hollingsworth v. Perry and United States v. Windsor, are in the hands of the Court now. While much of the country anxiously awa...

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