America, Your Election Is Rigged

This is not normal. In Sri Lanka, during an active war, it never took more than 10 minutes to vote. In government controlled areas. Which Los Angeles is.

The polls are wrong because the polls are built on one assumption. That likely voters can actually vote. That their votes will be counted. That’s precisely what Republicans are trying to stop. Indeed, they already have. Republicans are not trying to change opinions. They know they’re going to lose. They’re…



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Indrajit Samarajiva is a writer from Sri Lanka, grumpily in Oxford for a while. Sign up for my newsletter at, and you can reach me at