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Californians for Electoral Reform | YDHTY - EPISODE 62

Since 1993, Californians for Electoral Reform (CFER) has been working to bring about ranked choice voting and proportional representation to the state, seeing their first victories in Northern California in the late 90's and early 2000's. This week, CFER co-presidents Steve Chessin and Kevin Sabo...
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Breaking the Two Party Doom Loop | Lee Drutman | YDHTY, Episode 61

In this week's episode of You Don't Have to Yell, Lee Drutman - Senior Fellow at New America and host of the podcast Politics in Question, discusses his new book, Breaking the Two-Party Doom Loop: The Case for Multiparty Democracy In America (Amazon). In his book, Drutman outlines the history...
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Evangelical Support for Trump: Is There a Generational Divide?

In the recent episode featuring Mark Bauer, Independent candidate for Texas' 24th district, we discussed what appeared to be a generational divide between conservative Christians over the performance of Donald Trump. For this week's episode, I asked the Data Monkey to dig into the polling and see...
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Does America Still Lead the Democratic world? | Douglas amy | YDHTY, EP. 59

In this week's episode of You Don't Have to Yell, Douglas Amy, Professor Emeritus of Politics at Mount Holyoke College, discusses his new website - SecondRateDemocracy.com - which outlines 17 ways the United States is less democratic than other peer nations, and specific forms we can put in place...
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Christianity, Social Justice, & Purple America | Mark Bauer, Independent Candidate for TX 24 | YDHTY, EPisode 58

For this week's episode of You Don't Have to Yell, I spoke with Mark Bauer - on the ballot as an independent for Texas' 24th congressional district. During our conversation, we discuss his upbringing in a conservative Christian household, his gradual movement away from the Republican Party, and how...
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Branding in Politics: How Candidates Learned to Be Merchandised | YDHTY, Episode 57

On this week’s episode of You Don’t Have to Yell, Ciara Torres-Spelliscy, Professor of Law at Stetson University and Fellow at the Brennan Center for Justice, discusses her new book “Political Brands”, which dives into the role of branding in shaping elections, its role in driving up the cost of...
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Note From your Author: WE'll be moving Future Episodes here

If you clicked here expecting something and were disappointed to find very little, it's because this is the new home for YDHTY's show notes. Why? Because maybe you only have time to read something short and sweet, or maybe you'd rather read something short and sweet because you're lazy. Either way,...
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