collections

Polarization

We asked eight Stanford scholars to share their views on American political polarization and how we got here. Then, we asked our readers. Together, we hope to imagine a path forward.

May 2018

Why Americans Can't Get Along

Part 1 of 9: Nine experts explain our deafening divide.

By

Elliot Kaufman

May 2018

Fear and Loathing in the Body Politic

Part 2 of 9

By

Shanto Iyengar and Neil Malhotra

May 2018

Polarization Is Not the Problem

Part 3 of 9

By

Morris P. Fiorina

May 2018

The Urban-Rural Divide

Part 8 of 9: How political competition in the United States came to be organized as a battleā€¦

By

Jonathan Rodden

May 2018

Is Social Media to Blame? Not Likely

Part 5 of 9

By

Matthew Gentzkow

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