Nations and forms of government are not perpetual. America suffers a genuine threat from President-Elect Donald Trump.
Donald Trump loves to remind us that he is so rich he doesn't have to grovel to other billionaires for their financial support. Therein lies an important truth about American politics.
The new presidential nominating system, the one unofficially dominated by national polls and national debates months before any balloting, is a sad spectacle.
Political analysis and commentary from political science professors who love real-life politics — especially of the Massachusetts variety.