Why America Has An Electoral College, Explained For The Rest Of The World

American democracy looks straight-up nuts to the rest of the world. The winner of the popular vote… doesn’t win? WTF? While the process is complicated, the reasoning is not. America is not a direct democracy. It is what it says on the tin — the United States. The propaganda is…

Indrajit Samarajiva is a writer living in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Sign up for my newsletter at www.indi.ca, and you can reach me at indi@indi.ca.

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