Militias today have more in common with white supremacist groups like the KKK than those from the American Revolution, says professor Greg Ablavsky.
Nov. 2, 2020 • ~9 min
Hurricane Irma killed many more people in nursing homes in Florida than officials counted, report researchers.
Oct. 8, 2020 • ~7 min
An expert explains the Beirut explosion and what the aftermath could mean for Lebanon's already charged political climate.
Sept. 30, 2020 • ~10 min
A new study shows international support for simple funding plans to amend climate policy to address climate change, even if the costs are high.
Sept. 28, 2020 • ~8 min
The latest survey results from the political science research project Bright Line Watch are in: US democracy gets just 61 out of 100.
Sept. 14, 2020 • ~9 min
Getting the US census count right has never been easy. COVID-19 is just one thing that makes this year's task even more challenging.
Sept. 4, 2020 • ~17 min
With a potential TikTok ban looming in the US, what happens if you use the app after the ban? It could put you at legal risk, experts say.
Aug. 28, 2020 • ~10 min
President Trump wants to ban TikTok, the popular video app, due to security concerns. But can the government totally ban an app like that?
Aug. 24, 2020 • ~4 min
"...measuring the impact of stay-at-home orders on epidemic growth offers evidence for current and future COVID-19 control and containment measures."
Aug. 14, 2020 • ~5 min
By curtailing deforestation and wildlife trafficking across the globe, governments could help prevent the rise of the next worldwide pandemic.
July 27, 2020 • ~6 min