Gerrymandering finally explained!

Did you ever wonder why everyone in the USA hates their congressional representation as a whole, even though we all had a chance to vote for them in our own districts? One huge reason is gerrymandering, which is a devious method that political incumbents use to take away the power of our individual votes. This video provides a good explanation of how gerrymandering happens, and why it is so easy for incumbent politicians to exploit.

 

This video goes further into explaining a better alternative to gerrymandered representation.

 

2 thoughts on “Gerrymandering finally explained!

  1. This is really awesome. Let’s get it rolling. I’m a registered republican, but I’m more of a libertarian. I want to effect change in this country, but it seems insurmountable.

    Note: I think something needs to be done with the spam filters on the site–checking Activity or Groups shows that we’re missing validation on the registration for those elements.

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