4.4 million Californians voted for Trump but they got zero electoral votes. It’s a stupid system. If we switched to a popular vote, Democrats and Republicans would both have to compete everywhere. The idea that a popular vote margin only comes from one place or one state makes zero sense — the popular vote is the whole country. Trump’s tweets aren’t fear mongering, he uses his Twitter account to attack specific people, companies and political opponents.

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Democracy is pretty cool. We should try it some time. Voting rights, science policy, political communication and grassroots activism.

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Aaron Huertas

Aaron Huertas

Democracy is pretty cool. We should try it some time. Voting rights, science policy, political communication and grassroots activism.

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