Initial exit polling is a check on stolen elections – or why, in any other country, the U.S. government would have blown the whistle on the New York primary…

                 1.  Exit Polling is a check against stolen elections, except in the United States     Last Tuesday, the exit polls in New York repeated, as Wolf Blitzer unusually kept reiterating on CNN in the early evening, that the Sanders/Clinton race was within 4 points, 52-48… ***           Sanders, …

Initial exit polls – the jewel of political science – shows election theft in New York and four other states – make Tim Robbins’ apt tweet on this go viral

              Exit polling has been used by the State Department to test the validity of elections 15 times since 2000. Adapting real initial polls of voters to recorded results on voting machines which leave no paper trail and can be easily altered inverts what exit polling is about and  suggests …

Napalm Halloween, a Harvard poem by Sam Friedman, and some recent changes at Harvard inspired by the Black Lives Matter movement

        There are many good things about and many, many good people who have been at Harvard.  See, for instance, on Stanley Hoffmann here and on Hilary Putnam here.          But there is also a steamy public posture about the University’s distinction which many of us have long found repulsive.  For example, …

Adam Cohen: Harvard as a propagator of eugenics/genocides: or the more pompous the professors, the sillier and more depraved the “theories”

      As a Harvard graduate student, I participated in campaigns against the eugenics of Professor Richard Herrnstein.  In “IQ” (Atlantic, 1970), he blithered that “unemployment may run in the genes of a family like bad teeth.”  In 1989, in “IQ and Falling Birth Rates,” he mourned in the Atlantic that white women were not …