None of the Above Articles

NOTA intends to publish original-content articles to educate our viewers on current, topical issues related to dysfunction, polarization and, as always, will provide solutions. At the same time, we are continuously reading topical articles by third parties and plan to alert our viewers to “what we’re reading” that they may also find of interest.

Please let us know if you run across any interesting articles you wish to recommend.

  • Once again, elections have been dominated by incumbents


    Once again, elections have been dominated by incumbents.  As reported by Ballotpedia, in the elections held on November 7 in excess of 90% of the incumbents running for office were re-elected.  While …


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    Ballot Access
  • John Oliver talks about Gerrymandering


    None of the Above considers redistricting abuses to be the leading cause of incumbency protection and political dysfunction. The issue is currently before the US Supreme court in the case of Gill v. …


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    Redistricting
  • Dream Act v Wall


    As Congress returns from its summer recess and prepares to pass a budget for the new fiscal year beginning Oct. 1, a review of 2017 suggests that there has been no change from the longstanding grip …


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  • What we're reading: Week of July 1


    Here are some items we've found across the internet that we've found interesting:

    How We Became Bitter Political Enemies

    The End of the Left and the Right as We Knew Them


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  • What we're reading: Week of June 1


    Here are some items we've found across the internet that we've found interesting:

    Demographics of the 206 Pivot Counties that voted Obama-Obama-Trump

    Harvard study: Media has been largely …


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  • What we're reading: Week of April 15


    Here are some items we've found across the internet that we've found interesting:

    Supreme Court Nomination 2017

    The Senate Filibuster, Explained

    A substantial majority of Americans live …


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  • What we're reading: Week of April 1


    Here are some items we've found across the internet that we've found interesting:

    Supreme Court Nomination 2017

    The New Party of No

    A substantial majority of Americans live outside Trump …


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  • What we're reading: Week of March 15


    Here are some items we've found across the internet that we've found interesting:

    Democracy, Disrupted

    How a too-strong presidency and a too-weak Congress are destroying the American …


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  • Kyle Bailey discusses ranked choice voting


    Watch our interview with Kyle Bailey about his ranked choice voting campaign in Maine.


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  • What we're reading: Week of March 1


    Here are some items we've found across the internet that we've found interesting:

    One Nation, Divisible by What Scares Us Most

    Move Left, Democrats

    This Century Is Broken

    Misrepresentation …


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