For Indigenous voters in Taiwan, the current system prevents many of them from having an impact on the election of representatives where they live.
Most states have rules that could preserve the integrity of an election while also allowing social distancing.
The modern poll tax isn't paid in money, but in time – how long it takes a person to get to a polling place, and, once there, how long it takes for them to actually cast their ballot.
It is becoming clear that this election season, the Democratic Party will likely adopt a center-left agenda.
African American voters are indispensable to any Democrat strategy. Given party affiliation is increasingly split down racial lines, is the best tactic to get out the black, anti-Trump vote?
As the race for the Democratic nomination narrows to Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders, what does it all mean for November? We asked three scholars to closely analyze the Super Tuesday results.
Participants were asked to choose between white and ethnic minority candidates.
With electronic voting and vote-counting machines susceptible to hacking, paper ballots ensure recounts are possible – and accurate.
The results of the 1920 census kicked off a bitter, decadelong political squabble. Could the same happen again in 2020?
In recent years, voters have shifted their views on issues based upon the positions of politicians – even when that shift clashes with their ideology.
The true number of people who do not favor either of the two major political parties in the US has actually remained stable in recent years.
In 1911, lesbians led the nation’s largest feminist organization. They promoted a diverse and inclusive women’s rights movement.
In the 2016 election, more than a third of Americans didn't vote. What might be keeping them from going to the polls?
Many of the problems the US has with its election processes and outcomes are avoidable and don't happen in countries with different voting laws. Australia is a great example.
If you want to understand the American public, don't look at national poll numbers.
Citizens are voting in 650 constituencies – but technically not for who they want to be prime minister.
Young people have registered to vote in record numbers. Here are three things every young person can do to change the election.
Britain is once again going to the polls and encouraging people to vote may be as important as asking them to vote for a particular party.
To justify a push towards requiring ID to vote, some paint a picture of chaos and deception that is very far from reality.
Research from around the world shows that UK leaders are actually better at putting their pledges into action when they win office than voters think.