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Entries by Peter Levine from 11/2010

Youth Voter Turnout 20%: What Does That Mean?

| Posted 11.03.2010 | Politics

If you are a Democrat, you should not blame young people for this year's turnover. They did turn out at fairly typical rates and they supported Democratic candidates, on the whole.

Defending Obama Against Krugman

| Posted 11.15.2010 | Politics

If you live in a country where 94% of people believe that almost one trillion dollars of their money bought no jobs, you have a deeper problem than being "governed by people with the wrong ideas."

What to Do About an 'Unwise Public'

| Posted 11.23.2010 | Politics

Although we should respect many varying kinds of knowledge, we must insist that all active citizens possess a central set of considered judgments -- based on fact -- about how public institutions should run.