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Aug 29, 2022

Part 1 of 3 exploring what democracy is like in Mexico (or to give it it's official title, the United Mexican States). My guests Brenda and David teach me what made the recent referendum on presidential power so bizarre, as we compare the federal versus state relationship in Mexico to the US.

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Aug 18, 2022

Part 2 of 2 in our exploration of what democracy means in the United Kingdom. Our guests, Nicola and John, get into debates about what counts as a scandle in British politics, compare student protests in the US and UK, and try to come up with an explanation for why Boris Johnson is still in power. 

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Aug 10, 2022

In this first ever pilot episode on the United Kingdom, I talk to John Leighton and Nicola Sharratt about whether we trust mail-in voting, how easy it is to vote compared to the US, and whether a country with a monarchy can truely be considered a democracy. 

This conversation on the UK is split over two episodes. This...