April 15th, 2020 | 45 mins 10 secs
activism, political science, politics, slacktivism, social change
My conversation with Eitan Hersh, as we discuss "political hobbyism" (sometimes also called "slacktivism"), but also some stories of deeper political engagement.
May 16th, 2019 | 52 mins 52 secs
impeachment, political science, presidency, trump
A conversation about Trump and impeachment, with political scientists Julia Azari and Seth Masket.
June 7th, 2018 | 27 mins 34 secs
elections, maine, political science, ranked choice, ranked-choice, voting
Once upon a time, I was an enthusiastic supporter of ranked-choice voting. But after reading a bit more, and after this conversation with two political scientists, I'm not so sure anymore.
February 26th, 2018 | 28 mins 40 secs
democratic party, democrats, midterm elections, political science, politics
An interview with Seth Masket, Professor of Political Science at the University of Denver, and Director of its Center on American Politics. We discussed Democrats' prospects in the upcoming midterm elections.
February 20th, 2018 | 33 mins 9 secs
cornel west, obama, political science, politics, populism, progressivism
Political scientists Julia Azari, Christopher Federico, and Vincent Hutchings discuss populism, presidential politics, President Obama, Cornel West, and even Oprah.