elections

The Dried Mango Strips of National Doom

The most kiang election in Taiwanese history.

Post-Apocalypse Election Blues

I'd find myself riding a bus with a friend's giant face on the side of it—a disconcerting feeling.

Days of Judgment

A public shaming and its aftermath

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Atlanta

Freedom has an asterisk the size of America.

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Election Day: Communist Poland

The ballot didn’t fit, because my hands shook uncontrollably.

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London

I tell my students that they are lucky to be living through a period of such exciting democratic activity.

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2008

When voters or fellow organizers were rude or mean we’d murmur to one another: “No Drama... Obama.”

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Voting often, in Lithuania

Because I was renting and didn't own property, I had to register myself as homeless.

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New York/Malaysia

"I think we just might do it," I texted a friend.