So just why does the Electoral College exist, anyway?

/So just why does the Electoral College exist, anyway?

I mean, other democracies don’t have one, so why does the US?

Spoiler alert: slavery. Or, more specifically: disenfranchising Black voters, specifically so that free Black men in the north couldn’t “outvote” voting whites in the south.

Just, yanno. In case that question has been bugging you recently.

2016-11-23T07:59:19+00:0027th November, 2016|Tags: politics|7 Comments

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  1. inkteller 4th December, 2016 at 10:30 pm
  2. morevnasmarya 5th December, 2016 at 3:09 am

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