Aaron Freedman

Aaron Freedman is a writer based in Brooklyn, New York. Follow him on Twitter at @freedaaron.

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U.S. and U.K. electoral systems allow evenly spread minorities to beat majorities concentrated geographically. But there are options to counteract that. Read more

America and the World


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“People, they need to believe. And nowadays, they’ll believe anything.” Read more

Books, Arts and Culture


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Money from the Koch network is finding its way into the hands of the loudest online promoters of free speech—or at least, free speech for conservative viewpoints. Read more

Law and Justice