Author: Jordan Raine
Jordan grew up in Devon, England. He is currently undertaking a PhD at the University of Sussex, where he is investigating the evolutionary origins and functions of human nonverbal vocalisations. He is passionate about the mind and voice, and the interplay between politics, media, legislation, and the structure of society. His handle is @JordanChadRaine.

Closed primaries, early voting, and the media: does Sanders deserve the Democratic nomination?



Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are locked in a tighter-than-expected battle to gain the Democratic nomination for President. Nevertheless, while Sanders holds the momentum with seven wins in the last eight contests including a 13 point victory in Wisconsin yesterday, Clinton is still 249 pledged delegates ahead in the race to reach a majority, and Sanders will have to produce one of the biggest comebacks in political history to gain the nomination at the Democratic National Convention in July. Read more...