Monthly Archives: October 2016

Lessons from the Polarization of Politics

Benjamin Studebaker. "Political Bell Curve." https://benjaminstudebaker.com/2013/10/13/why-a-third-party-wont-solve-anything/

This past weekend Colombian citizens voted against the peace agreement that their government had negotiated for three years with the guerrilla group FARC (Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia). After fifty-two years of civil war it seemed likely that Colombians had finally achieved a peaceful resolution to their internal conflict and that civil society would overwhelmingly […]