8 reforms to make American elections fair: a response to Michelle Alexander

In response to my Daily Beast article Daily Beast: my article on In any other country, the U.S. State Department would declare the presidential election results a hoax: Clinton won initial exit polls—usually dead accurate—in four swing states, Michelle Alexander, a leading campaigner for ending mass imprisonment and author of the revelatory The New Jim Crow, wrote: …

Daily Beast: my article on In any other country, the U.S. State Department would declare the presidential election results a hoax: Clinton won initial exit polls—usually dead accurate—in four swing states

Some have said – including the Clinton campaign – that there is no real evidence of fraud in the election of Trump. But this is not true. The initial exit polls – used by the State Department to declare elections invalid in the Ukraine in 2004 and in 5 out of 14 cases – showed …

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WhoWhatWhy: How easy-to-hack voting machines endanger democracy

If this article does not reprint fully, the web address of this Who.What.Why. article is http://whowhatwhy.org/2016/10/31/easy-hack-voting-machines-endanger-democracy/ THREATS TO DEMOCRACY OCTOBER 31, 2016 | ALAN GILBERT HOW EASY-TO-HACK VOTING MACHINES ENDANGER DEMOCRACY Seven Minutes Per Machine to Steal an Election Andrew Appel and a Sequoia AVC Advantage voting machine. Photo credit: Andrew Appel / Princeton Since the “Help …